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Talk: How Coffee Conquered Latin America: Society and Identity // $10

  • MOLAA 628 Alamitos Avenue Long Beach, CA, 90802 United States (map)

Stimulate your senses through a one-of-a-kind lecture and coffee tasting with Dr. Steven Topik Professor of History at the University of California, Irvine. Venture into the world of a tiny seed that has shaped Latin America and inspired the work of major artists such as Brazilians Candido Portinari and Vik Muniz.

Dr. Topik will discuss how Latin America came to dominate the world of coffee and how coffee has affected Latin America. Guests will sample different varieties of coffee while local barista discusses the properties of each seed. See what's brewing in the world of Latin American coffee!

Instructions:
RSVP and sign up for a ticket here:
https://www.molaa.org/events/coffee-conquered-latin-america-society-identity/

Later Event: August 28
Workshop: How to Cup Coffee // Free