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Granta 52: Food: The Vital Stuff

Granta 52: Food: The Vital Stuff

Ian Jack
4.1/5 (33 ratings)
Food as indulgence, certainly, but also food as a taboo, a cruelty, a desperate need, a failed sex aid, and a means of making a living. Including Graham Swift on the life and death of a butcher, J. M. Coetzee’s attempt at vegetarianism in Texas, Giles Foden at Idi Amin’s dinner table, and Sean French on the delights of Icelandic cuisine . Plus: Georges Perec, Romesh Gunesekera, John Lanchester, Jane Rogers, Margaret Visser and Joan Smith.
Language
English
Pages
255
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Penguin
Release
October 25, 1995
ISBN
0140141138
ISBN 13
9780140141139

Granta 52: Food: The Vital Stuff

Ian Jack
4.1/5 (33 ratings)
Food as indulgence, certainly, but also food as a taboo, a cruelty, a desperate need, a failed sex aid, and a means of making a living. Including Graham Swift on the life and death of a butcher, J. M. Coetzee’s attempt at vegetarianism in Texas, Giles Foden at Idi Amin’s dinner table, and Sean French on the delights of Icelandic cuisine . Plus: Georges Perec, Romesh Gunesekera, John Lanchester, Jane Rogers, Margaret Visser and Joan Smith.
Language
English
Pages
255
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Penguin
Release
October 25, 1995
ISBN
0140141138
ISBN 13
9780140141139

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