-IN THIS EPISODE- William Moseley, Professor of Geography and Director of the Food, Agriculture & Society Program at Macalester College, discusses his Peace Corps experience in Mali, his dissertation on poverty-induced environmental degradation and the political ecology of cotton production in Mali and a range of other topics- the effect of the 2007-2008 global food crisis on Mali, artisanal gold mining practices, the new green revolution for Africa, as well as the current state of livelihood insecurity and his hopes for Mali.
Produced by Adam Klein
Engineered by Ben Holst of Tunewelders at 800 East Studios, Atlanta, GA
Edited by Jon Trujillo
Original music from the album Dugu Wolo by Lassine Kouyate (Adam Klein)