WIU talks about food

February 14, 2010

Food will be the topic for two speakers at WIU this week. The first speaker will be nutrition expert Jim Painter who is coming to Western Illinois University on Wednesday, February 17, to present “Portion Size Me: Why We Eat More than We Think”.

Dr. Holly Stovall of WIU’s Women’s Studies Department and Food Initiatives Board member will make a presentation at noon, Thursday, February 18, entitled, “In the Kitchen With the Local Foods Movement: A 21st Century Feminist Theory of Cooking.” The location will be room 180 of the Malpass Library.  The Western Organization for Women (WOW) is sponsoring the talk.  Bring your lunch!

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