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Join the Women’s Environmental Network (WEN) for an informative and engaging happy hour at Roe Lounge on Thursday, January 30th, from 6-8pm. Learn about the health and environmental debates around organic farming from WEN member Sapna Thottathil, and her experiences working with organic farmers in India, as she shares research from her forthcoming book from the University of Iowa Press. Mix and mingle with environmental professionals from around the Bay Area. A great selection of drink and appetizer specials will be available for purchase.
Date: Thursday, January 30, 2013
Location: Roe Lounge, 651 Howard St, between Hawthorne St. & 3rd St.
Ticket price: $5 + service fee in advance. $7 at the door (cash only).
7:00-7:30pm Presentation and discussion
Sapna Thottathil, PhD, will give a brief presentation in the evening entitled: Should we be buying organic food? A perspective from India. She has a book coming out in 2014 from the University of Iowa Press, based on her research on organic farming in India, and she is also a Senior Program Associate at Health Care Without Harm. You can follow her latest news on her blog: sapnainkerala.wordpress.com
The Women's Environmental Network is a volunteer board and free membership organization.