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"Philosophers on Eating"

19 - 26 June 2020
Online, ZOOM

Organized by Andrea Borghini, Megan Dean, Nicola Piras for Culinary Mind,

in collaboration with Hamilton College

JUNE 19, 2020



10:00 - 11:30 am (EDT)

Chair Beatrice Serini


Anne Barnhill (Johns Hopkins University)

"Arguments for Reducing Beef Consumption"


Samantha Noll (Washington State University)

"Why Food is a Feminist Issue: Food Sovereignty, Power, and Social Transformation"

Simona Giordano (University of Manchester)

"What does Anorexia have to do with Giuseppe Verdi?"


Gyorgy Scrinis (University of Melbourne)

"Ultra-Processed Foods and the Abstraction of Consumption"


12:00pm - 1:00pm (EDT)

Discussion led by Andrea Borghini (University of Milan)

JUNE 26, 2020

10:00 - 11:30 am (EDT)

Chair Beatrici Serini

Tyler Dogget (University of Vermont)


Megan Dean (Hamilton College)

"Time to Eat: Healthiest Eating and our Experience of Time"

Stina Soderling (Hamilton College)

"Why Do Queers Love Sauerkraut?"

Lisa Heldke (Gustavus Adolphus College)

"It's Chomping all the Way Down"

12:00 - 13:00 (EDT)

Discussion led by Andrea Borghini (University of Milan)


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