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Food For Thought:Some Reflections on Personal and Tamil Literary Engagement with Food and Life

Start Date and Time:

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 2:30PM

End Date and Time:

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 4:30PM


Dr. C.S. Lakshmi (Author And Independent Researcher In Women's Studies)

This femfood Talks is the inaugural event of the Conflict and Food Study group based at York Centre for Asian Research, York University. The event is jointly supported by by departments at York University and the University of Toronto. The guest speaker is a prolific Tamil writer of fiction under the pen name Ambai and her talk focuses on Tamil women's writing and food.


  • Tamil Worlds Initiative
  • Culinaria
  • Dept of History at UofT
  • Dept of Humanities
  • Faculty of Graduate Studies & YCAR at York U

Contact Information

Geetha Sukumaran and Yalini Jothilingam


Room 2098, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3 view full map




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