Claire Stanford

Claire lives in Minneapolis, where she is a student in the Creative Writing MFA program at the University of Minnesota. She's also pursuing a graduate minor in Sustainable Agricultural Systems. In addition to writing fiction, she also blogs about food at Food Junta. Follow her on Twitter.

Food Studies

Food Studies: Talking about race in school gardens

Food Studies features the voices of volunteer student bloggers from a variety of different food- and agriculture-related programs at universities around the world. You can explore the full series here. A sign at the Edible Schoolyard“This is some slavery shit.” …

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Food Studies: Who's doing the judging in the food justice movement?

Being an advocate for food justice sounds good -- but can you actually explain what that means?

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Food Studies: The pen is as mighty as the plow

Meet Claire, who is combining ink-stained fingers with a green thumb at the University of Minnesota.