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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