1st Global Conference
Food and Drink in the 21st Century

including a guided walking and tasting tour of historical and cultural food and drink sites in Lisbon

Saturday 17th March 2018 – Sunday 18th March 2018
Lisbon, Portugal

Final Conference Programme

Saturday 17th March 2018

08:30 – 09:00

09:00 – 09:30
Welcome and Opening Remarks

09:30 – 10:30
Introduction: Design Thinking Exercise

10:30 – 11:00
Tea and Coffee

11:00 – 12:30
Session 1: Food as Empowerment / Claiming Power through Food

The “Private Language” of Food in Women’s Culinary Autobiographies
Ruchira Datta

Reclaiming Fried Chicken and Watermelon
Christine Gregory

12:30 – 14:00

14:00 – 15:30
Session 2: Food (Cultural?) Appropriation / Hidden or Elided Foodways

The Paradox of the Hungry Hipster: The Representation and Cultural Politics of Hipster Foodways
Katie LeBesco and Peter Naccarato

Claiming Provenance, Terroir, and Identity in Italian Cheese and Wine Production
Teresa Cutler-Broyles

15:30 – 16:00
Tea and Coffee

16:00 – 19:00
Food and Drink Tour of Lisbon (circa 3 hours: please bring good walking shoes)

Sunday 18th March 2018
09:30 – 10:30
Session 3 Round Table Discussion
Food & Branding, Thoughts, Concerns, etc.
Advertising Effects on adults and children
Packaging for Health
Branding and selling food in a Global Market

10:30 – 11:00
Tea and Coffee

11:00 – 12:00
Session 4: Food as Connector of People / Food as Intersection
The Italian “sagra”: Collective Feasting through Heritage Food
Elisa Ascione

12:00 – 12:30
Seesion 5 Open Panel Discussion: Ongoing & Future Food-Related Work
Concerns around food in the changing world
Food insecurities
Food inequalities
Our responsibilities as scholars or researchers
Changing face of Food and Drink in the 21st Century

12.30 – 14.00

Open Programme/ Open Sessions
The afternoon sessions are open plan. The group may decide to pursue discussions arising from the previous sessions. Delegates are also free to attend sessions from the other conference programmes taking place.

Wrap Up, Development, Final Words