Andrew Fisher is a food security expert, anti-hunger activist, and an Adjunct Instructor at the Portland State University School of Public Health. His recent book Big Hunger: The Unholy Alliance between Corporate America and Anti-Hunger Groups from MIT Press describes the way anti-hunger and food insecurity campaigns became intertwined with big business, and what we can do about it.
Listeners can learn more about food insecurity and anti-hunger at Fisher’s website, bighunger.org. Fisher will be in Madison for a discussion about the “hunger industrial complex. on Thurs. Oct. 26 at 7:30 pm, at the Goodman Community Center (149 Waubesa St.).