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Food Safety after Fukushima
Thursday, September 7 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Scientific Citizenship and the Politics of Risk
The John G. Tower Center for Political Studies presents a luncheon program on Japanese citizens’ response to the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011. Professor Nicolas Sternsdorff-Cisterna, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at SMU, explores how ordinary people in Fukushima formed organizations, exchanged knowledge, and found ways of screening and sourcing food.