Author: reblack

Creative Tastebuds Symposium

reblack , April 28th, 2017


Rethinking taste. By confronting natural and human sciences this symposium raises new questions about taste. We invite the audience to wonder with us: How are the connections between…


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“Comparative Dynamics of Cooking Practices” – PhD opportunity in France

reblack , April 4th, 2017


PhD. Student recruitment in social sciences – “Compared dynamics of cooking practices” Context Created in 2008, the Center for Food and Hospitality research at the Institut Paul Bocu…


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CFP for AAA session – Bienestar: Transition and Wellbeing amongst Mexican-origin Farmworkers

reblack , March 12th, 2017


CFP for AAA session Bienestar: Transition and Wellbeing amongst Mexican-origin Farmworkers. Session Abstract As U.S. food production has grown increasingly industrialized, the consolidation of small f…


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SAFN at the AAAs in Minneapolis

reblack , November 9th, 2016


Our section has an exciting lineup of sessions and panels at the upcoming AAA conference in Minneapolis. We have a number of new events and a few changes…


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SAFN 2016 Distinguished Speaker Lisa Heldke

reblack , November 8th, 2016


Please join us for the SAFN reception and distinguished speaker on Saturday, Nov. 19 at 7:45pm at the AAA conference in Minneapolis. This year our distinguished speaker is…


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Sidney Mintz Celebration

reblack , October 19th, 2016


On Friday, Nov. 18, there will be a celebration of Sidney Mintz at the AAA meeting in Minneapolis. For more information and to RSVP, please go here…


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Mentoring event with Karen Kelsky at the AAAs

reblack , October 11th, 2016


The Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (SAFN) and Culture&Agriculture (C&A) are excited to announce that we will jointly sponsor two workshops led by Dr. Karen…


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Open Anthropology Features Food Anthropology

reblack , July 8th, 2016


The June 2016 issue of Open Anthropology is dedicated to Food Anthropology. Many SAFN members are featured in this open-access selection of articles and reviews from American Anthropological Associat…


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SAFN at the ASFS Scarborough Fare

reblack , June 16th, 2016


SAFN is a co-sponsor of the Association for the Study of Food and Society conference that will be held in Toronto next week from June 22-25. A number…


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A Food Anthropologist at the John Dewey Kitchen Institute

reblack , June 14th, 2016


Rachel Black President, Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition Connecticut College Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the John Dewey Kitchen Institute at the University…


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SAFN Membership Drive

reblack , April 18th, 2016


    We’re having a membership drive! SAFN members, please tell friends and colleagues about our section and ask them to join. A lot of people do research on…


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Happy New Year!

reblack , December 31st, 2015


The Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition wishes you a happy new year. May your 2016 be full of joy and delicious!


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Food Studies Post-Doctoral Position – NYU

reblack , December 24th, 2015


The Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health at NYU invites applications from outstanding candidates for a full-time Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. The position is within the Food…


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Romanian shepherds at the baracades

reblack , December 23rd, 2015


Shepherds protesting in Bucharest. Photo EPA. Everyone once in a while I read a news headline that makes me do a double take: “Romanian riot police fire tear…


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SAFN at the 2015 AAA Meeting in Denver

reblack , December 2nd, 2015


Rachel Black SAFN President Connecticut College It was a busy and productive AAA Meeting for the Society for the the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition. Our section sponsored…


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SAFN Panels and Events at the 2015 AAA Meeting in Denver

reblack , November 13th, 2015


This is a listing of food-related panels, papers, posters, & events at the Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, 2015 (Denver, CO) Current & Future SAFN Members…


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