Feeding the Flocks

Description

Ruth Ann Murray, an assistant dean at BU’s Metropolitan College, examines the primacy of food in the establishment and growth of American Shakerism. She will highlight some of her findings, specifically the critical role that Shaker food and hospitality played in endearing this once-vilified sect to their fellow Americans.

Cost

  • General Public: $0.00

Instructor

  • Ruth Ann Murray (Presenter)
    An assistant dean at Boston University's Metropolitan College.
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Meetings

Meets at Boston University: 808 Commonwealth Ave., Demonstration Room, Room 117 at 6:00 pm on Thursday, February 28, 2013 (1 meeting)

  • Thursday, February 28, 2013