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2014 / 2015

Date / Time Details Where
8 May 2015 2:00pm - 3:30pm Seminar: Young people's food and drink purchasing practices inside and beyond the school gate
Speaker: Dr Wendy Wills # University of Hertfordshire; Introduced by: Dr Valeria Skafida # University of Edinburgh
6th Floor Common Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, George Square
26 Mar 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Reimagining local foods in China: from "tutechan" to "terroir"
Speaker: Dr Jakob Klein # SOAS; Hosted by: Dr Marisa Wilson # University of Edinburgh
Old Library, Institute of Geography, Drummond Street
9 Mar 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Fridge talk: stories from the coldface of domestic kitchen life
Speaker: Dr Mary Brennan # Business School, University of Edinburgh
Room 1.06, Old Surgeons' Hall, High School Yards
27 Feb 2015 3:10pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Valuations in - Dutch? - eating practices
Speaker: Prof Annemarie Mol # University of Amsterdam; Introduced by: Dr Alice Street # University of Edinburgh
Room S.1, 2nd Floor, Psychology Building, 7 George Square
23 Feb 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: A Capital Appetite: The Political Economy of Sugar Consumption
Speaker: Dr Ben Richardson # University of Warwick; Introduced by: Dr Marisa Wilson # University of Edinburgh
6th Floor Common Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, George Square
16 Feb 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Good foods and bad foods? Nutrition science, food policy and STS
Speaker: Dr Isabel Fletcher # University of Edinburgh; Introduced by: Prof Steve Yearley # University of Edinburgh
Room 1.06 Old Surgeon's Hall, High School Yards
29 Jan 2015 2:00pm - 3:30pm Seminar: Our daily bread and onions: Negotiating food preferences in family meals
Speaker: Dr Eric Laurier # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Dr Sally Wiggins # University of Strathclyde; Introduced by: Dr Isabel Fletcher # University of Edinburgh
6th Floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, George Square
20 Nov 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Waiting for the Invisible Hand: Economics, Product Quality, and the History of American Food
Speaker: Dr Trent Smith # University of Otago; Introduced by: Dr Isabel Fletcher # Global Public Health Unit, University of Edinburgh
Conference Room, David Hume Tower, George Square
31 Oct 2014 3:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Changes in policy and changes in infant feeding patterns in Scotland between 2004 and 2011
Speaker: Dr Valeria Skafida # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Room 5, Chrystal Macmillan Building
10 Oct 2014 11:00am - 1:00pm Seminar: Fat Places? Exploring Environmental Causes of Obesity
Speaker: Julie Guthman # University of California
6th Floor Common Room CMB, 15a George Square
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