POSTPONED: Deconstructing Bananas Foster: From the East Indies to the Amazon to Uptown
Saturday, November 23, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CST)
New Orleans, LA
Native New-Orleanian Dr. Mark Plotkin, co-founder of the Amazon Conservation Team, will host a lecture exploring the ingredients in Bananas Foster and their origins in the rainforest.
A lecture by Dr. Mark Plotkin
The Amazon Conservation Team, a non-profit organization based in Arlington, Virginia, works in partnership with indigenous people of the Amazon to conserve the biodiversity of the rainforest as well as the culture and land of the indigenous people. ACT was formed in 1996 by Dr. Plotkin and his wife, Liliana Madrigal.