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30 students from the USA studying food as culture in Barga

30 students from the USA studying food as culture in Barga

local food is once more of interest to visitors from abroad

The Arcadia University  in Philadelphia USA first made contact with Barga in 2014 with 25 students arriving in the city (article here) They were back the following year in 2015, this time with 32 students (article here) Today, another thirty students were in Barga and once again, they were studying the concept of food as a cultural icon and […]

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32 students from the USA studying food as culture in Barga

32 students from the USA studying food as culture in Barga

local food is once more of interest to visitors from abroad

Thirty two students from the Arcadia University in Philadelphia USA were in Barga this week studying the concept of food as a cultural icon and signifier. They were here with their course leaders, Dr. Geoff Haywood, Charmayne Thompson  and Andee Sorenson – a connoisseur of all things Tuscan, who’s well read website, Travelingnative.com carries on the front page the following text […]

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25 students from the USA studying food as culture in Barga

25 students from the USA studying food as culture in Barga

local food is once more of interest to visitors from abroad

Twenty five students from the Arcadia University in Philadelphia USA were in Barga this week studying the concept of food as a cultural icon and signifier. They were here with their course leader  – Andee Sorenson – a connoisseur of all things Tuscan, who’s well read website, Travelingnative.com carries on the front page the following text which pretty much […]