Kelly Bronson – ‘From GMOs to big data: the curious disappearance of food politics’

September 25, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Kelly Bronson, uOttawa - Abstract: Many scholars have made sense of opposition to genetically engineered (GE) organisms as contextual: these tools are judged in their historical linkages with poisonous agricultural chemicals (like dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane/DDT), and with the corporations responsible for the production of such chemicals who now sell GE seed systems.