Michael Pollan has been called many things, including liberal foodie intellectual. by the New York Times. True, but add to that journalist, author, activist, university professor. Pollan has helped raise the nations food-culture awareness through his lectures, essays and best-selling books, which include The Omnivore's Dilemma, In Defense of Food, Food Rules and Cooked.
Foodies can catch Pollans appearance at 10:30 a.m. April 24 in the Recital Hall on the campus of Cosumnes River College, 8401 Center Parkway, Sacramento. The free event is part of the colleges Earth Day Sustainable Food Festival, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on campus.
More information is at www.crc.losrios.edu.
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