Genetics, Food and Society

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When

August 19, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (2014)

Where

Event Description

The controversy around "genetically modified food" is profoundly affecting how our society thinks about the global food supply. Please join us for a discussion featuring Pamela Ronald and Raoul Adamchak, visiting authors of Tomorrow's Table: Organic Farming, Genetics, and the Future of Food, and Dr. Fred Gould (Entomology) and Dr. Jennifer Kuzma (Public & International Affairs) of NC State's Genetic Engineering and Society Center (GES).

Contact Information

Marian Fragola
919-513-3481

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.

Other Information

This program is co-presented by NCSU Libraries and GES. Ronald and Adamchak are visiting NC State's campus as part of Wolfpack Welcome Week and their book, Tomorrow's Table, was selected as the Common Reading book for 2014. Books will be available for purchase on-site.

Tomorrow's Table book cover