Locating Ecofeminism in Encounters with Food and Place

  title={Locating Ecofeminism in Encounters with Food and Place},
  author={C. Mallory},
  journal={Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics},
  • C. Mallory
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics
This article explores the relationship between ecofeminism, food, and the philosophy of place. Using as example my own neighborhood in a racially integrated area of Philadelphia with a thriving local foods movement that nonetheless is nearly exclusively white and in which women are the invisible majority of purchasers, farmers, and preparers, the article examines what ecofeminism contributes to the discussion of racial, gendered, classed discrepancies regarding who does and does not participate… Expand
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