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Serious Reads: Terra Madre, by Carlo Petrini

Terra Madre: Forging a New Global Network of Sustainable Food Communities, by Carlo Petrini, brings the Terra Madre conference to life. The conference will occur for the fourth time in October 2010, in Torino, Italy—the home of the Slow Food movement. The aim of Terra Madre is to unite small-scalle farmers and food activists from across the world to explore methods of local agriculture, share traditional technique, and preserve a food culture that is quickly being buried in an age of pre-packaged and genetically modified foodstuffs. More

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