Breaking History- Episode 3: Food History with Dr. Rick Warner, President of the World History Association

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Breaking History, a World History Podcast
Episode 3: Food History with Dr. Rick Warner, President of the World History Association

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Join Northeastern University Graduate Students Bridget Keown, James Robinson, Jessica Muttitt, and Olivier Schouteden as we join Professor Rick Warner of Wabash College, and President of the World History Association. We talk about Dr. Warner's work in world history through food studies, as well as the work of the World History Association. Dr. Warner talks about world history methodology and research within his role as WHA President, as well as the coming WHA annual conference in Ghent. We make the big connections!

Books in the field:
The New World History: A Teacher's Companion
by Ross E. Dunn 
http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/555928.The_New_World_History

Before European Hegemony: The World System A.D. 1250-1350
by Janet L. Abu-Lughod

 
Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History
by Sidney W. Mintz
 
The Rise of the West: A History of the Human Community
by William Hardy McNeill
 
The Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural Consequences of 1492
by Alfred W. Crosby
 
News item discussed:
"Weary professors give up, concede that Africa is a country" By Laura Seay and Kim Yi Dionne https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2016/04/01/weary-professors-give-up-concede-that-africa-is-a-country/
 
Credits:
Brought to you by the Northeastern Graduate History Association
Sound editing: Beka Bryer
Produced: Dan Squizzero
 
Music by Kieran Legg
 
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