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An Evening with Hungry Planet Authors Peter Menzel and Faith D'Aluisio

Date: 04/24/2010

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Twin Cities,Bell Museum of Natural History

Cost: Free

Description:

Join best-selling photographer Peter Menzel and writer Faith D'Aluisio, authors of the best-selling Hungry Planet: What the World
Eats, for a dazzling tour of the world's dinner plates. Menzel and D'Aluisio, will discuss what inspires their travels and why food is an
important part of their work. They will preview their new book, What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets the much anticipated follow- up to
Hungry Planet that looks at the daily food habits and caloric intakes of 80 individuals ranging from a Tibetan yak herder, to a Bangladeshi
sweatshop seamstress, a NASA astronaut, a professional model and a homeless New Yorker. The authors will be introduced by Lee Svitak
Dean, editor of the Star Tribune's Taste section and author of Come One, Come All: Easy Entertaining with Seasonal Menus.
 

Contact:

  • Name: Nina Shepherd
  • E-mail: sheph001@umn.edu
  • Phone: 612-624-7389
  • Sponsored by: Bell Museum of Natural History

Parking:

Ample parking is available just one block or less from the museum at the 4th Street Ramp or Church Street Garage

Reservation Information:

To reserve your tickest email registrations@bellmuseum.org or call the Registration Office at 612-624-9050. The Registration Office is open Monday through Friday, 9:00-4:00.

More information: http://www.bellmuseum.org

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact Emma Allen, Visitor Services Coordinator at eallen@umn.edu or 612-626-1897.

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