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Weekend Italiano - Seminar: Historical Connections between Health & Food in Italy. EW19

  • 10 Mar 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • The Food Building, 1401 Marshall St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413 FREE and open to everyone. NO REGISTRATION required


Historical Connections between Health & Food in Italy


Sunday, March 10th, 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM (historical books on display from 11:00 AM to 1:45 PM)

FREE, no registration required


Curated by Emily E. Beck, PhD, Assistant Curator, Wangensteen Historical Library of Biology and Medicine, this seminar will explore the historical connections between health and food in Italy, as well as the culture of making in which early modern Italians wrote volumes of recipes, from food and medicines to paint and invisible ink.

Rare historical books will be on display between 11:00 AM and 1:45 PM such as the Ricettario Fiorentino, Florenceā€™s pharmacopoeia which discusses food items as well as medicines. Don't miss it!


FREE and open to everyone
Registration not required

WHEN: Sunday, March 10th, 2019  1:00 PM to 1:30 PM with historical books on display from 11:00 AM to 1:45 PMWHERE: The Food Building, 1401 Marshall St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413


 

The Italian Cultural Center of Minneapolis/St. Paul is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization
 528 Hennepin Ave | Minneapolis, MN 55403 | (612) 295-4111 

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