“Rediscovering The Shore”

A video uploaded June 15th, 2014 on Youtube

A conversation between professors and authors, Ole Mouritsen, Professor of Gastrophysics, and John R. Gillis, Rutgers University Professor Emeritus of History.

Ole Mouritsen is a Professor of Gastrophysics at the University of Southern Denmark. He is author of Seaweeds, edible, available, and sustainable (University of Chicago Press, 2013) and Umami: Unlocking the Secrets of the Fifth Taste (University of Columbia Press, 2014).

Learn More, John R. Gillis

The Human Shore: Seacoasts In History
In his new book, “The Human Shore: Seacoasts in History” published by University of Chicago Press, November 2012, historian John R. Gillis explores the deep history of seacoasts, the original home of humankind.

The Coastal Consciousness of John Gillis, The Chronicle Of Higher Education