The Gastronomica Reader / Edition 1

The Gastronomica Reader / Edition 1

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by Darra Goldstein
     
 


“Rarefied but unpretentious, each issue is an artfully curated collection of essays, poems, art, and journalistic reportage. . . . Gastronomica's fare never fails to nourish us.” —Saveur magazine

“I am so impressed with this journal. It indicates an accuracy and diversity of information and style that will inspire and

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“Rarefied but unpretentious, each issue is an artfully curated collection of essays, poems, art, and journalistic reportage. . . . Gastronomica's fare never fails to nourish us.” —Saveur magazine

“I am so impressed with this journal. It indicates an accuracy and diversity of information and style that will inspire and encourage people to pay attention to what they are eating.”—Alice Waters

“Food, even more than sex, is the basis for human relationships, and if Brillat-Savarin's 'Tell me what you eat and I will tell you who you are' is right, Gastronomica: The Journal of Food and Culture will enhance your life and improve your relationships with your family and your friends.”—Jacques Pépin

“Gastronomica deserves the food world's attention.” —Paul Levy

“A food journal of high standards that takes on substantive food issues.”—Patricia Unterman

“Interacting with so many disciplines, Gastronomica will assure a fine intellectual menu and reinvigorate the worlds of food and culture with ever higher standards of scholarship.”—Anne Willan

“[One of] my top food favorites from 2008. . . . A delightful study of all things food, even those that touch the world of food in a peripheral way.”—The Zest, food blog

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520259393
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
02/21/2010
Pages:
365
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Meet the Author

Darra Goldstein is Editor-in-Chief of Gastronomica: The Journal of Food and Culture and Francis Christopher Oakley Third Century Professor of Russian at Williams College. She is the author of The Georgian Feast: The Vibrant Culture and Savory Food of the Republic of Georgia (UC Press; winner of the International Association of Culinary Professionals’ 1994 Julia Child Cookbook of the Year Award), among other books.

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