FOODSTOCK: CT Food Writing Conference

Amy Kundrat

Celebrated author Amy Bloom will host FOODSTOCK, Wesleyan’s first food writing conference, on Saturday, May 5th, 2012 from 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. This event is FREE and open to the public. Online registration is required at and registration will begin on Thursday, March 22nd.

FOODSTOCK will feature talks, Seminars, Book Signings, a Farmers Market, Food Trucks, a Cocktail Party, and more!

Speakers and Guests include:

Ruth ReichlEric AsimovFaith MiddletonDorie GreenspanMolly O'NeillJane SternAlan SytsmaChristopher ProsperiPaolo VilloresiSerena PalumboNatalie BovisCara EisenpressPippa LordFern Berman,  Kim Chi-Hoon,  Priscilla MartelNajwa KronfelAshley RodriguezChef Bobo,  John Finn Chichi Wang,  Hope Wright-MartellDonald Siegel,  Gaye Tuchman  and CTbites!

After 180 years of illuminating the humanities, arts, and sciences, Wesleyan proudly presents FOODSTOCK, an all-day extravaganza devoted to cooks and books. From sustainability to nopales burritos, from progressive food policy in government to artisanal kim-chi, from famous food critics to exceptional bloggers to skilled mixologists, this one-day conference strives to enlighten and entertain every cook, every eater, every reader, every writer. Participants can donate a non-perishable food item at registration and receive a FREE raffle ticket.

All donations will go to The Amazing Grace Food Pantry in Middletown, CT.

Popup Cookbook Store by R.J. Julia Booksellers * CT Farm Fresh * The Kitchen Store by Kitchen Gourmet * Lucky Taco Food Truck * Munchies Food Truck * The Whey Station Food Truck * Lalibela Ethiopian Cart * NoRA Cupcake Co. * Middlesex Hospital * Wesleyan Farmers Market * Coffee by Espwesso * And Much More!

@WesFOODSTOCK and visit to register free online.