Bite Me: Food in Popular Culture

Bite Me: Food in Popular Culture

by Fabio Parasecoli
     
 

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Bite Me considers the ways in which popular culture reveals our relationship with food and our own bodies and how these have become an arena for political and ideological battles. Drawing on an extraordinary range of material - films, books, comics, songs, music videos, websites, slang, performances, advertising and mass-produced objects-Bite Me invites the reader to… See more details below

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Bite Me considers the ways in which popular culture reveals our relationship with food and our own bodies and how these have become an arena for political and ideological battles. Drawing on an extraordinary range of material - films, books, comics, songs, music videos, websites, slang, performances, advertising and mass-produced objects-Bite Me invites the reader to take a fresh look at today's products and practices to see how much food shapes our lives, perceptions and identities.

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ISBN-13:
9781845207618
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

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