The Campus Community Book Project (CCBP) was initiated to promote dialogue and build community by encouraging diverse members of the campus and surrounding communities to read the same book and attend related events. The book project advances the Office of Campus Community Relations (OCCR) mission to improve both the campus climate and community relations, to foster diversity and to promote equity and inclusiveness.
About the 2016-2017 CCBP
The 2016-2017 Campus Community Book Project addresses the topic of food insecurity/hunger/poverty, and features Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System by Raj Patel.
2017-2018 CCBP Topic Announced
The topic for the 2017-2018 cycle will be the intersection of racial and LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual) identities.
Author's Visit at Mondavi
Monday, March 13, 2017
The Forum @MC – Setting the Table for 9 Billion: Sustainability and Food Security for 2050 (Video recording here)
4:00 – 5:00 pm, Jackson Hall, Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
Author’s Talk – Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System
8:00 – 9:30 pm, Jackson Hall, Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
In the news: Author will discuss world food system