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Foodology: A Living History of Food

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Food is profoundly social. It defines family traditions and creates the medium for social interactions. Holidays require feast foods. Courtships require dinners out. All gatherings are improved by snacks. The instructor uses a historical model starting seven million years ago with the hunter-gatherer tribal units who evolved into omnivores and will describe the subsequent food revolutions that followed, including: the first uses of fire and cooking; the domestication of animals and then plants; the first civilizations; the exchanges from one place to another of foods; and lastly the industrial production of food. All of these are connected to social, technological and cultural developments.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

Location
The Neighborhood in Rio Rancho

Instructor
Greg Gould 

 

Notice

Please read:  UNM Tuition Remission eligible, under Personal Enrichment

Tuition: 

$20.00


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/26/2018 - 6/26/2018 Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Rio Rancho, The Neighborhood in Rio Rancho  Map Greg Gould