Halal Food: Global Linkages and Controversies Lauren Crossland-Marr and Bahia Munem Details. Food Week(s) Oct 16-26 Global hunger; Harvest festival; Known & Grown; Ebonie Alexander and Black Family Land Trust; Farm Tour (details soon) Taste of Black St Louis A day of tasting, learning, and experiencing the tastes of Black St. Louisans. Tickets. Rafia Zafar on RECIPES FOR RESPECT Rafia Zafar on public radio on her new book on African American meals and meaning. FEEDING CAHOKIA is out Gayle Fritz’s study of food and farming at Cahokia is an instant classic. The Dubious Virtue of Apostasy A humorous review of a much-discussed exposé of the GMO protesters. Analysis of Alternative Farming Hotspots Current and recent grad students show patterns in alternative farming in a new sociology paper. Organic Resistance in France Venus Bivar on the racist origins of organic farming.