Gandhi, vegetarianism and culinary cosmopolitanism: A discussion with professor Nico Slate | Duke Kunshan University

Gandhi, vegetarianism and culinary cosmopolitanism: A discussion with professor Nico Slate

E.g., 04/09/2020
E.g., 04/09/2020
04/13
20:30 to- 21:30
Zoom

Zoom Meeting ID: 261-330-4845

Join a discussion with Nico Slate, professor of history at Carnegie Mellon University, on the subject of vegetarianism and its relation to Gandhi's political views on race, cosmopolitanism and decolonization.

Nico Slate is the author of five books including “Colored Cosmopolitanism: The Shared Struggle for Freedom in the United States and India.” His most recent book is “Gandhi's Search for the Perfect Diet: Eating with the World in Mind.”

Two short pieces written by professor Slate will form the basis of the discussion. Contact Chi Zhang or Yifei Qi to get the readings