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SOAS Food Studies Centre

SOAS Food Studies Centre - workshops and conferences

Please find below a list of workshops, conferences and events hosted by the SOAS Food Studies Centre.

Previous Events in this series

Food and Heritage: A workshop to underpin future research collaboration

18 September 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Supermarkets: A Workshop to Discuss an Emerging Field of Study

Prof Harry G. West, Dr. Michael Goodman, Dr. Emma-Jayne Abbots, and Dr. Ben Coles
21 January 2013, Kings College, Council Room, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Cooking, Cuisine and Class in the Anthropology of Food Today

The list of particpants is confirmed below
19 March 2012, Russell Square: College Buildings, 116 & Russell Room, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Thinking beyond pathways? Agriculture, livelihoods, dietary behaviour and health

Dr. Elizabeth Hull and Dr. Emma-Jayne Abbots

A half day workshop, organised by Dr. Elizabeth Hull and Dr. Emma-Jayne Abbots, and co-sponsored by LCIRAH (the Leverhulme Centre for Integrative Research in Agriculture and Health) and the SOAS Food Studies Centre

15 December 2011, 36 Gordon Square, 103, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Comida e Práticas Alimentares no Campo e na Cidade / Food and Foodways in the Country and the City

José Manuel Sobral (ICS-UL), Nuno Domingos (ICS-UL e SOAS), Harry West (SOAS, University of London)

Through an array of case studies, contributors to this symposium (to be co-sponsored by the Instituto de Ciências Sociais (Universidade de Lisboa) and the SOAS Food Studies Centre (University of London), and held in Lisbon on 7-8 November 2011) will document the ever-changing relationship between the country and the city through the lens of changing foods and foodways. 

7 November 2011, Lisbon, Portugal, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

International Workshop - Ethical Foods and Food Movements in Postsocialist Settings

11 May 2011, Russell Square: College Buildings, 116 / B111, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Why We Eat How We Eat: Food Choices, Nutrition and the Politics of Eating: Call for Conference Papers

24 February 2011, Goldsmiths College, New Cross, London, Richard Hoggart Building: 137, 137a & 143, 9:15 AM - 5:30 PM

Workshop: Putting Waste on the Food Studies Agenda

The speakers are listed below
8 July 2010, Russell Square: College Buildings, 116, 1:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Conference: Getting Down to Business

The speakers are listed below

A national conference to explore what steps can be taken to help community food growing projects generate income and become economically viable.

25 June 2010, Brunei Gallery, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Building an integrated Agriculture and Health Agenda: Issues for International Research and Policy

The speakers are listed below
23 June 2010, Henry Wellcome Auditorium of the Wellcome Trust Conference Centre, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Food and Migration - two day workshop

A two day workshop - 2-3rd February 2009
Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, Brunei Gallery, SOAS,
University of London

2 February 2009, Brunei Gallery, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

The World Food Crisis and the Global South

27 January 2009, Brunei Gallery, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM