Vegan America: Race, Food, and Politics

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Is veganism only for white people? Learn about the political and sociological implications and histories of veganism in the United States. Panelists will discuss and raise questions about how veganism is represented, lived, and politicized in the context of inequality, ethics, and social justice. Featuring:

David Carter
Founder, 300 Pound Vegan; Retired NFL Defensive Lineman

Syl Ko
Co-author of APHRO-ISM: Essays on Pop Culture, Feminism, and Black Veganism from Two Sisters

Renan Larue
Assistant Professor of French Literature, UC Santa Barbara

Marion Nestle
Paulette Goddard Professor and Professor Emerita, Nutrition and Food Studies, NYU

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