Power, Promise, Politics: The Pineapple from Columbus to Del Monte
20 – 21 February 2020
Sainsbury Laboratory Auditorium (Cambridge University Botanic Garden) and Bateman Auditorium (Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge)
Session 1 – The Global Pineapple
Melissa Caldwell (Anthropology, UC Santa Cruz, and editor of Gastronomica: The Journal of Food and Culture)
'The Pineapple Between Tropical Imaginaries and American Mythologies'