On Friday 16th October from 4.30 until 6.30pm there’s a Food Sovereignty workshopFood Journey happening at the Yard in Hulme (41 Old Birley Street). Followed at 7pm that same evening by a film screening of Symphony of the Soil – introduced by the film maker as part of her international tour!
Community Centred Knowledge- the workshop facilitators -describe Food Journey as a multi-sensory, immersive experience, exploring the colonial history of our foodways. Participating in this journey will help you to understand how the unique, historical trade and aid routes of Britain link it to its present day impact on culture tastes, health, community, economics and oppressions. The workshop is free but reserve a place by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
Then at 7pm Sarah Redman of Paradigm Films will be welcoming Deborah Koons Garcia (the last wife of Jerry Garcia of The Grateful Dead) to introduce her latest 2013 documentary feature film Symphony of the Soil the final screening of her European Tour in this International Year of The Soil (2015). She will also be doing a Director Q&A after the screening. Tickets are £6 and available at:https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/200254