The Resource Meet me at the bamboo table : everyday meals everywhere, essays by A.V. Crofts

Meet me at the bamboo table : everyday meals everywhere, essays by A.V. Crofts

Label
Meet me at the bamboo table : everyday meals everywhere
Title
Meet me at the bamboo table
Title remainder
everyday meals everywhere
Statement of responsibility
essays by A.V. Crofts
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In our ever-more-globalized world, how better to connect than with food, and who better to connect us than a chowhound communications professor? A.V. Crofts has spent decades eating (and learning) her way around the world. She's studied in China, taught in Italy, and conducted humanitarian communications trainings in war-torn Sudan. Here, she traces a lifetime of meals across states and continents for the ways that food ties us together. With warm, thoughtful prose, Crofts invites us to the only coffee shop in Kunming; to a home-cooked feast at a civil rights pilgrimage in Alabama; to a surprise Thanksgiving in Germany; and to her annual Lunar New Year dumpling party in Seattle. This full-color visual tour-de-force will delight foodies, armchair travelers, and anyone who's ever learned a little something from a special meal. Photos, "sketchnotes," and other ephemera from Crofts's globetrotting coalesce into a truly beautiful meditation on how food nourishes community. A.V. Crofts works at the University of Washington as a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Communication and a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Global Health. Her work has been published in Gastronomica and Saveur and on her popular blog avcrofts.com"--
  • "In a series of essays paired with culinary ephemera, A.V. Crofts draws from personal experience to explore the connections between food and culture"--
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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DLC
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Crofts, A. V.
Dewey number
394.1/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GT2850
LC item number
.C75 2016
Literary form
essays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crofts, A. V.
  • Food habits
  • Dinners and dining
  • Communication specialists
Label
Meet me at the bamboo table : everyday meals everywhere, essays by A.V. Crofts
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9781634059602
Lccn
2016025995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951833108
  • 1504590
  • (OCoLC)ocn951833108
  • 1504590
Label
Meet me at the bamboo table : everyday meals everywhere, essays by A.V. Crofts
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9781634059602
Lccn
2016025995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951833108
  • 1504590
  • (OCoLC)ocn951833108
  • 1504590

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