Exploring Justice along the Food Chain

A Vegetable Tamale Workshop with Seed the Commons

Exploring Justice along the Food Chain

A workshop with Seed the Commons

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
UCLA Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden
LaKretz Garden Pavilion
707 Tiverton Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Chema Hernández Gil and Nassim Nobari, co-founders of Seed the Commons, will demonstrate how to make tamales the traditional way, with plant-based ingredients. While cooking, they will speak of the social justice issues that affect people along the food chain, anchoring the discussion in the different components of the tamales. This event is free, but space is limited. RSVP to reserve a space.

Seed the Commons is a grassroots organization that works to defend our food systems from corporate monopoly and help create alternatives that are just, sustainable and independent of animal exploitation.

Cost: Free and must RSVP


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Sponsor(s): UCLA Food Studies, UCLA Center for Mexican Studies, UCLA Department of World Arts and Culture, UCLA Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden, UCLA Food and Social Justice Working Group