Critical Food Studies: Transdisciplinary Humanities Approaches: Intra Institutional Programme

Call for Applications for 2020: Student Fellowships: Honours, Masters, PhD and Postdoctoral 

The A W Mellon Foundation is funding several student fellowships in the broad field Critical Food Studies through a programme grant to the University of the Western Cape, running from 2019-2022. The programme addresses complex human relationships to food with reference to – 

The four broad areas of focus are: 

  • Gender, Feminism and Food Studies;
  • Food Knowledges, Ecofeminism and Indigenous Knowledge Systems;
  • Consumer Identities, Foodscapes and Foodways in Urban Contexts;
  • Foodways in relation to Literary, Visual and Popular Cultural Texts / The Materiality of Food and its Visual Representation.

Please follow the link for further information.

Deadline: 15 October 2019