Cellist Mariam Al-Shamma (C’05) and harpsichordist Yeung-Geun Oh (W’04) do a final run-through of Corelli’s Trio Sonata prior to the Penn Baroque and Recorder Ensembles’ concert in Houston Hall’s Bodek Lounge March 15.
“Insects are disgusting. Things that are disgusting are offensive because of what they are. It’s not that insects taste bad. It’s that the idea of an insect is upsetting to people.”
Paul Rozin, a professor in the Department of Psychology in the School of Arts & Sciences, on the difficulty in selling the public on the use of insects as human food and animal feed in order to assure long-term food security. (BBC.com, Oct. 14, 2014)