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Fall 2014  Eat, Drink, Think: Food from Art to Science

Activities and Events by Category


The list of the Themester events is under construction. More events will be posted as dates are confirmed. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted with a $.

Nov | Dec | This Week


Date, Time, Location Event
Thursday, Nov 27
9:00 pm
TELEVISION: Globe Trekker Food Hour: Mexico
Thursday, Nov 27
10:00 pm
TELEVISION: Tea Lands of China



Date, Time, Location Event
Monday, Dec 1
IU Cinema
7:00 pm
FILM: Big Night (1996)
Part of Themester at IU Cinema
Tuesday, Dec 2
Hutton Honors College Great Room
5:00 pm
LECTURE: Thought for food: How Imagined Consumption Influences Actual Consumption, Carey Morewedge (Boston University)
Friday, Dec 5
TELEVISION: Jazzy Vegetarian
Friday, Dec 5
IMU Tudor Room
1:00 pm
DISCUSSION:  “Dessert and Discussion” with Peter Todd (Cognitive Science); online registration required, undergraduates only
Friday, Dec 5
Asian Culture Center
5:00 pm
DEMONSTRATION: Street Food Culture: Vietnam
Friday, Dec 12
Indiana Memorial Union
10:00-2:00 pm
SYMPOSIUM: Themester undergraduate symposium <Registration required>
Friday, Dec 12
12:00 pm
TELEVISION: Jazzy Vegetarian - 400s
Tuesday, Dec 16
TELEVISION: Chef's Life Holiday Special
Tuesday, Dec 18
8:30 am
TELEVISION: Farm Holiday Special with Ian Knauer
Saturday, Dec 20
TELEVISION: Chef's Life 200s
Fall semester
Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology
EXHIBITION: Archaeology of Food
Through Dec 15
Lilly Library
EXHIBITION: Book Bites: Texts that Influenced and Reflected How America Eats
Through Dec 19
IU Archives
EXHIBITION: Food on the Home Front: Wartime Production, Preservation and Deprivation on the University Campus
Through Dec 21
Mathers Museum of World Cultures
Açaí From Local to Global
Food is Work: Tools and Traditions
The People of the Coffee Highlands of Nicaragua

Through Dec 28
IU Art Museum
Pop Food

The Politics of Food
Eat, Drink, and Be Merry: Partying in Ancient Greece and Rome
Eating and Drinking in East Asia