The Resource Global appetites : American power and the literature of food, Allison Carruth, University of California, Los Angeles

Global appetites : American power and the literature of food, Allison Carruth, University of California, Los Angeles

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Global appetites : American power and the literature of food
Title
Global appetites
Title remainder
American power and the literature of food
Statement of responsibility
Allison Carruth, University of California, Los Angeles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This literary study explores how agribusiness, industrial agriculture, and countercultural food movements underpin modern American conceptions of global power"--
  • "Global Appetites explores how industrial agriculture and countercultural food movements underpin U.S. conceptions of global power in the century since the First World War. Allison Carruth's study centers on what she terms the "literature of food"--A body of work that comprises literary realism, late modernism, and magical realism along with culinary writing, food memoir, and advertising"--
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Carruth, Allison
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS228.A52
LC item number
C37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Cather, Willa
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Ozeki, Ruth L.
  • Cather, Willa
  • Cather, Willa
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Ozeki, Ruth L
  • Cather, Willa
  • Ozeki, Ruth L
  • Agriculture in literature
  • Food in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Food writing
  • Agricultural industries
  • Globalization
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Women Authors
  • Essen
  • Landwirtschaft
  • Agricultural industries
  • Agriculture in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Food in literature
  • Food writing
  • Globalization
  • United States
Label
Global appetites : American power and the literature of food, Allison Carruth, University of California, Los Angeles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: the power of food; 2. Rural modernity: Willa Cather and the rise of agribusiness; 3. 'Luxury feeding' and war rations: food writing at midcentury; 4. Supermarkets and exotic foods: Toni Morrison's 'chocolate eater'; 5. Postindustrial pastoral: Ruth Ozeki and the new muckrakers; 6. Conclusion: food writing in the age of information; Bibliography; Notes; Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 246 pages
Isbn
9781107032828
Lccn
2012031891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)807768721
  • (OCoLC)ocn807768721
Label
Global appetites : American power and the literature of food, Allison Carruth, University of California, Los Angeles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: the power of food; 2. Rural modernity: Willa Cather and the rise of agribusiness; 3. 'Luxury feeding' and war rations: food writing at midcentury; 4. Supermarkets and exotic foods: Toni Morrison's 'chocolate eater'; 5. Postindustrial pastoral: Ruth Ozeki and the new muckrakers; 6. Conclusion: food writing in the age of information; Bibliography; Notes; Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 246 pages
Isbn
9781107032828
Lccn
2012031891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)807768721
  • (OCoLC)ocn807768721

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