Edible Austin Eat Drink Local Week presents
AN EVENING WITH RAJ PATEL
and Generation Food
Sunday, December 2
Stateside at the Paramount
Join us at the Stateside at the Paramount for an inspirational evening featuring best-selling author, academic and activist Raj Patel.
Author of Stuffed and Starved and current New York Times bestseller, The Value of Nothing, Raj Patel is currently embarked on a new multimedia project called Generation Food with documentary-making legend and award-winning director, Steve James, of Hoop Dreams and The Interrupters. Through a documentary film, a book and lectures, Generation Food will show how ordinary women and men around the world are overcoming obstacles and "setting the table" for themselves, their communities and generations to come—giving us better, SMARTER ways of growing food and feeding the world, now.
Generation Food is more than just a film or book, it is a community of people who want to make lasting change, here and abroad, now and for generations to come."
"Raj Patel offers us a whole new way to think…showing us a path out of the darkness of the economic woods."
VIP tickets include preferred seating and a pre-event reception with Raj Patel at 6 pm featuring seasonal tastings from Austin-area chefs and beverage makers: $103. Regular seating tickets: $28.
Purchase Tickets Online
Or call 512-474-1221 to purchase tickets by phone.
An Evening with Raj Patel is made possible with support from Wheatsville Food Co-op.