THE FIRST BIENNIAL NAACAS CONFERENCE WILL TAKE PLACE IN KELOWNA B.C. at THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA OKANAGAN in MAY 2020
Call for Abstracts
A Call for Abstracts is coming in August 2019.
Abstracts will be due in November 2019 and decisions will be announced in January 2020.
Information on traveling to Kelowna, where to stay in Kelowna, and eating in Kelowna will be made available in February 2020…
Coming in March 2020
A video gallery of selected presentations from the 2020 conference will be made available in June 2020…
“The food we eat masks so much cruelty. The fact that we can sit down and eat a piece of chicken without thinking about the horrendous conditions under which chickens are industrially bred in this country is a sign of the dangers of capitalism, how capitalism has colonized our minds. The fact that we look no further than the commodity itself, the fact that we refuse to understand the relationships that underly the commodities that we use on a daily basis. And so food is like that.”—Angela Davis