Teresa Mares

Teresa Mares is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Vermont. She is currently engaged in an ethnographic study examining border politics and food access issues among Latino/a dairy workers in Vermont. Her book, Life on the Other Border: Farmworkers and Food Justice in Vermont will be published by the University of California Press in the Spring of 2019. Her work has appeared in several journals, including Food and Foodways, Latino Studies, Agriculture and Human Values, Working USA, The Journal of Pedagogic Development, and the Journal of Agricultural, Food Systems and Community Development, in addition to numerous edited volumes. She is the co-director of Huertas, a food security project for Latino/a dairy farmworkers connected to UVM Extension’s Bridges to Health Program.

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Dartmouth College

APRIL 26-27, 2019

Hanover Inn and Moore Hall in Hanover, New Hampshire.

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