The Grocery Gap: Unequal Access to Healthy Foods in Southeast Michigan

IRWIG_GroceryFood insecurity is very high in parts of Southeast Michigan. This has led some to describe parts of the region as “food deserts.” But is this term appropriate? The Institute for Research on Women & Gender is sponsoring a talk by Dorceta Taylor, professor of environmental sociology in the School of Natural Resources and Environment, that will examine access to food in our part of the state & explore new approaches to understanding & assessing food insecurity. 

  • Date:  11 November 2013
  • Time:  4-5:30
  • Location:  2239 Lane Hall

 

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