Speakers Bureau’s Julia Harrison Talks Anthropology and Sweets on KUOWAnthropologist and dessert-lover Julia Harrison, a member of the 2012-14 Humanities Washington Speakers Bureau, was recently on KUOW’s The Conversation, where she spoke with host Ross Reynolds about what sweet treats reveal about different cultures.
KUOW has kindly allowed us to link to the Nov. 13 piece:
Harrison’s Speakers Bureau presentation, A World of Sweets in Washington State, deals with many of the topics discussed in the interview. She has two more presentations scheduled in 2012:
For more on Harrison’s Speakers Bureau presentation, check out her page on our website. And listen for more of our Speakers Bureau members on KUOW this year, including this previous interview with Alex Alben on the ways technology is changing our culture.