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Michael Pollan to speak in Chicago Monday night


One of the groundbreaking voices in exploring food production and advocates for creating a more sustainable food system, author Michael Pollan will be speaking and signing his most recent book, In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto at the Harold Washington Library Center on Monday. May 18 at 6:00 p.m.

Michael Pollan's writing, which also includes the best-seller The Omnivore's Dilemma, take important looks our food production system today and point out how far we are getting from eating "real" food by relying on highly processed foods. Take this chance to hear Michael Pollan's views and begin a new relationship of your own with food.

No tickets are required for this event. Admission is free, and will be on a first-come, first-served basis. The event is cosponsored by Chicago Matters.

For more info: 
Chicago Matters website