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Discussion with Chef Njathi Kabui

February 20, 2019 at 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Njathi Kabui is an internationally celebrated organic chef, urban farmer and food activist. Kabui was born in rural Kenya to a coffee farmer mother and restaurant owner father, both of whom took an active role in the Kenyan independence movement. Immigrating to the United States at the age of 20, Kabui earned a masters degrees in both medical and urban anthropology at the University of Memphis and a bachelors degree in political science and philosophy studies at the historically black LeMoyne-Owen College. He is committed to changing the way society views food, justice and sustainability. This talk is part of the Jama series sponsored by the Carolina Seminar in African Ecology and Social Processes. The Jama is open to all area faculty and graduate students in any discipline.

Details

Date:
February 20, 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2008/2010
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
Phone:
(919) 962.2435

Organizer

African Studies Center
Phone:
+1.919.962.1522
Email:
sewall@email.unc.edu
Website:
http://africa.unc.edu/