PSE Workshop 1: Examining Whiteness in Food Systems
Tuesday, December 7, 2021; 10:00 am-3:00 pm
Wednesday, December 8, 2021; 10:00 am-Noon
This two-day workshop will examine how the white dominant culture plays out in food insecurity and food access in the United States.
Day one, December 7, 2021, will include presentation from Jen Zuckerman, Duke University and World Food Systems. She will frame ways in which whiteness impacts the food system, based on historical context of structural racism. There will also be examples of how whiteness fuel power, decision making and investment in food systems.
Day two, December 8, 2021 will bring LIAs from their region together to discuss the previous day presentation and how the information informs WA SNAP-Ed. IAs from each region will lead the day two discussion.