Thu, 23 July 2020
Pilar Egüez Guevara, PhD: Transforming our broken food system through culinary justice & the defense & advocacy of traditional foods
Pilar Egüez Guevara, PhD is director and founder of Comidas que Curan, an independent education initiative to promote the value of traditional foods through research and film. Her documentary Raspando coco (Scraping coconuts) received several awards and was presented at film festivals in the United States, Europe and Japan. You can find her on instagram.com/raspando_coco and facebook.com/comidasquecuran.com.ec.
Thu, 9 July 2020
Jon Venus: Physique athlete & vegan influencer on returning to eating animal products, striving to raise a healthy family, & adopting a more sustainable diet.
Jon Venus is a physique athlete based in Norway. Over the past 5 years, he's become a prominent vegan influencer on YouTube, Instagram, and his own coaching community, yet recently has made the decision to incorporate animal products into his diet in an ethical, sustainable way. In this episode, we discuss his experience transitioning away from veganism, the reactions from his family and his community, and his intentions to eat more locally and sustainably.