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"Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs, and Wear Cows: An Introduction to Carnism" - Presentation by social psychologist and author, Dr. Melanie Joy 

When: Sun., Oct. 27, 4 p.m. 2013
Phone: 404-873-1743
Email: johannanorry@gmail.com
Price: FREE
www.carnism.org
In her captivating slide show, Melanie Joy explains carnism, the invisible belief system that shapes our perception of the meat we eat, so that we love some animals and eat others without knowing why. Dr. Joy, a longtime activist for social and environmental justice and animal protection,describes how carnism is sustained by complex, hidden social and psychological mechanisms, and it is most harmful when unrecognized.

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