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Voting Against Hunger: Presidential Elections and Food Assistance in the US

Oct 26, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

$5.00

Who sits in the White House and who goes hungry directly relate. On the eve of this presidential election, sociologist, activist, and author Jan Poppendieck discusses how figures like FDR, JFK, and Ronald Reagan have dramatically changed the course of hunger in our country.

Offered in connection with the exhibition, “Hidden in Plain Sight: Portraits of Hunger in NYC.”

Details

Date:
Oct 26, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$5.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/voting-against-hunger-presidential-elections-and-food-assistance-in-the-us-tickets-26807030550

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
mduncan@brooklynhistory.org
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org