NYU Steinhardt

The Roles of Food in Social Movements

  • Course Number: FOOD-GE 2013
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: How food is used as a tool in social movements across cultures & time. Some of the themes of the course are food & revolutions, food as a form of social resistence & food as an apparatus for government policies. Students will learn that food’s highly flexible meaning can be both a force for change as well as oppression.
  • Old Course Number: E33.2013