Grad Students

Clara Hanson

Contact Information

Office  Haines A56-5

Fields of Study

Medicine and Health, Knowledge, The Body and Embodiment, Food and Nutrition

Grants and Awards

UCLA Department of Sociology Departmental Fellowship (2015-2020)

Gastronomy Award for Excellence in Graduate Study (2015)

Julia Child Award for Outstanding Academic Work in Food History (2014)

Elsie M. Carper Prize for Outstanding Senior Research Essay in American Studies (2012)

GW's Department of Sociology Excellence in Research and Writing Award (2012)

Conference Presentations

“Messages About Nutrition, Ingredients, and Place in American Dog Food.” Paper presented at the Association for the Study of Food and Society Conference, June 19, 2014. Burlington, Vermont.


Hannah Landecker


M.L.A. Gastronomy, Boston University, 2015

B.A Sociology, American Studies, (magna cum laude) The George Washington University, 2012