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Black History Month Free Screening - Soul Food Junkies

(Other University-wide Events)

February 21
6:00 pm
BSB Auditorium
Susan Johnson, Ph.D. 792-1245

In recognition of Black History Month, MUSC Urban Farm and Office of Student Diversity present

Soul Food Junkies - A Free Documentary Screening

Date: Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location: MUSC Basic Science Building, 173 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, S.C, 29425

Contact: Susan Johnson, Ph.D., Office of Health Promotion ( or 843-792-1245.

Background: Filmmaker Byron Hurt explores the health advantages and disadvantages of Soul Food, a quintessential American cuisine. Soul food will also be used as the lens to investigate the dark side of the food industry and the growing food justice movement that has been born in its wake.

Event starts with a tour of the MUSC Urban Farm at 5:00pm - participants should meet at the Farm on the corner of Bee & President streets inside the brick wall.

At 5:30 pm we will gather in the BSB Lobby (entrance facing Ashley Avenue) for a brief reception.

Screening begins at 6:00 pm in the Basic Science Building Auditorium (BSB 100), run time is approximately 1 hour with a panel discussion to follow.

This event is free and open to the public.

171 Ashley Avenue · Charleston SC 29425 · (843) 792-2300