ICAF activities since 2007

 

 

ICAF ACTIVITIES SINCE 2007

Addenda to the chapter "Nutrition and the Anthropology of Food"

ICAF contribution in the Kunming IUAES Book

 

 

I. CONFERENCES & MEETINGS

 

ICAF International Conferences, Symposia and Meetings since 2007

 

·       2007 Food and Rites of Passage, Barsana, Romania

·       2008 Contribution of Biodiversity to Food and Nutrition, Paris, France

·       2009 Fish and Seafood Anthropological and Nutritional Perspectives, Kalimari, Crete

 

Future ICAF Conferences, Symposia and Meetings planned

·       2009 Food Practices and Anthropological Interventions in the MERCOSUR, within the RAM 2009, Buenos Aires, Argentina (September 29th – October 2nd)

·       2009 Tourism and Food, within the XVII Basque Studies Congress Vitoria, Spain (November 18th- 20th)

·       2010 Popular drinking and local drinks, Guadalajara, Mexico (March or April)

·       2010 Food habits and food processes in the Mediterranean area within the World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies, Barcelona, Spain (July 19th-24th)

 

II. PUBLICATIONS

 

Books emanating from ICAF conferences and seminars since 2007

 

·       Boetsch, G. and Hubert, A. (eds) (2007) L'alimentation en montagne, Gap: Editions des Hautes Alpes.

·       MacClancy, J., Henry, J. and Macbeth, H. (eds) (2007) Consuming the Inedible: neglected dimensions of food choice, Oxford: Berghahn.

·       Álvarez, M. and Medina, F.X. (eds.) (2008) Identidades en el plato. El patrimonio cultural alimentario entre Europa y América. Barcelona: Icaria.

·       Tresserras, J. and Medina, F. X. (eds) (2008) Patrimonio gastronómico y turismo cultural en el Mediterráneo. Barcelona: Ibertur.

 

Next Publications emanating from ICAF conferences and seminars

 

·       Ávila, R. and Hubert, A. (eds) La Comida de los Puertos, Guadalajara: Estudios del Hombre.

·       Schiefenhövel, W. (ed.) Liquid Bread: images and usages of beer in cross-cultural perspective, Oxford: Berghahn.

·       Tresseras, J. (ed.) Beer in Prehistory and in Antiquity, London: British Archaeological Reports.

 

III. ICAF NATIONAL GROUPS IN 2009

 

AFRICA

·       Cameroun

·       Morocco

 

AMERICA

·       Argentina

·       Brazil

·       Chile

·       Mexico

·       Peru

 

ASIA

 

Currently, there are no national groups in Asia, but there is a French group delegate in Pondicherry since 2008.

 

EUROPE

 

·       Austria

·       Croatia

·       Czech Republic

·       France

·       Germany

·       Greece

·       Italy

·       Hungary

·       Norway

·       Romania

·       Portugal

·       Spain

·       Sweden

·       United Kingdom

 

OCEANIA

·       New Zealand