Read My Plate

Author: Deborah R. Geis
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498574440
Size: 21.79 MB
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Considering how recipes and food writing are read differently than other narratives, this book examines the concept of taste in food as cultural and emotional performance and shows how the dynamics of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, and social class affect what literary characters and narrators eat.

Gender And Food

Author: Marcia Texler Segal
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 178635053X
Size: 68.16 MB
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Volume 22 explores the complex relationships between gender and food in a variety of locations and time periods using a range of research methods. Gender inequality as it affects the struggle for access to land, the affordability of food, and its nutritional value is identified as a major social policy issue.