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

Instructors

Meetings

Meets at Boston University: 808 Commonwealth Ave., Demonstration Room, Room 117 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Thursday, February 28, 2013 (1 meeting)