Farming on Indian Land

10 Aug 2018
4-5:30pm
FPH 102

Farming on Indian Land

The transition from garden to farm was a major shift in land use for the people of the Americas. Widely considered the first environmentalists, how does today’s organic farming movement honor and learn from indigenous relationships with the land without exploiting the culture of the people who are a part of it?

Hartman Deetz: Wampanoag, his work focuses on sustaining culturally distinct communities through food economics and education.