A Conversation with Grace M. Cho, Author of Tastes Like War

When and Where

Friday, September 30, 2022 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Boardroom (1st floor), Observatory Site,
Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, U of T
315 Bloor Street West Toronto, ON M5S 0A7


Grace Cho


Grace M. Cho is the author of Tastes Like War (Feminist Press, 2021), a finalist for the 2021 National Book Award in nonfiction and the winner of the 2022 Asian Pacific American Literature Award in adult nonfiction. She is Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at the College of Staten Island, CUNY.

In her conversation at the University of Toronto, Cho will discuss Tastes Like War, a Korean American daughter's exploration of food and family history, in order to understand her mother's schizophrenia. Learn more about the book.

This event is organized by the Centre for the Study of Korea and co-sponsored by the Dr. David Chu Program in Asia-Pacific Studies at the Asian Institute, the Department of Sociology, the Women and Gender Studies Institute, the Department of English, and the Centre for the Study of the United States at the Munk School, University of Toronto

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315 Bloor Street West Toronto, ON M5S 0A7