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Thursday, April 9 • 1:30pm - 2:55pm
TH1.30.19 Starving Cities: Issues of Food Security in Urban Areas

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Moderator: Joan Wesley, Jackson State University

“It's Gonna Be a Process for Me”: Avenues for Behavior Change at a New Supermarket in a Former Food Desert
Benjamin W. Chrisinger, University of Pennsylvania

The food may grow but the city is starving’ – a critical evaluation of urban agriculture policies from a South African perspective on social dynamics
Matthias Fleischer, University of Mainz

Manna in the Desert: Food Insecurity in Little Rock, Arkansas
Stacy Moak, University of Arkansas at Little Rock; Jeff Walker, University of Arkansas at Little Rock; Rick Dierenfeldt, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Assessing the Nutritional Environment of Cities in the Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area
Joan Wesley, Jackson State University; Sophia Leggett, Jackson State University; Mary Manogin, Jackson State University

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Ben Chrisinger

PhD Candidate, University of Pennsylvania

Matthias Fleischer

University of Mainz

Stacy Moak

University of Arkansas at Little Rock


Thursday April 9, 2015 1:30pm - 2:55pm EDT
Oxford (2nd floor)