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The Resource Anything that moves : renegade chefs, fearless eaters, and the making of a new American food culture, Dana Goodyear

Anything that moves : renegade chefs, fearless eaters, and the making of a new American food culture, Dana Goodyear

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Anything that moves : renegade chefs, fearless eaters, and the making of a new American food culture
Title
Anything that moves
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renegade chefs, fearless eaters, and the making of a new American food culture
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Dana Goodyear
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eng
Summary
"New Yorker writer Dana Goodyear combines the style of Mary Roach with the on-the-ground food savvy of Anthony Bourdain in a rollicking narrative look at the shocking extremes of the contemporary American food world. A new American cuisine is forming. Animals never before considered or long since forgotten are emerging as delicacies. Parts that used to be for scrap are centerpieces. Ash and hay are fashionable ingredients, and you pay handsomely to breathe flavored air. Going out to a nice dinner now often precipitates a confrontation with a fundamental question: Is that food? Dana Goodyear's anticipated debut, Anything That Moves, is simultaneously a humorous adventure, a behind-the-scenes look at, and an attempt to understand the implications of the way we eat. This is a universe populated by insect-eaters and blood drinkers, avant-garde chefs who make food out of roadside leaves and wood, and others who serve endangered species and Schedule I drugs--a cast of characters, in other words, who flirt with danger, taboo, and disgust in pursuit of the sublime. Behind them is an intricate network of scavengers, dealers, and pitchmen responsible for introducing the rare and exotic into the marketplace. This is the fringe of the modern American meal, but to judge from history, it will not be long before it reaches the family table. Anything That Moves is a highly entertaining, revelatory look into the raucous, strange, fascinatingly complex world of contemporary American food culture, and the places where the extreme is bleeding into the mainstream"--
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Title
Anything that moves
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Summary
A New Yorker staff writer presents a narrative assessment of the American food world's extremes that considers how new animals, animal parts and trend ingredients are reshaping what we eat, sharing behind-the-scenes revelations about an intricate network of scavengers, dealers and pitchmen who are introducing exotic elements into the culinary marketplace
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Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10231511
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
394.1/2
Index
no index present
LC call number
GT2853.U5
LC item number
G66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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adult
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renegade chefs, fearless eaters, and the making of a new American food culture
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renegade chefs, fearless eaters, and the making of a new American food culture
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Dana Goodyear
Anything that moves : renegade chefs, fearless eaters, and the making of a new American food culture, Dana Goodyear
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Anything that moves : renegade chefs, fearless eaters, and the making of a new American food culture, Dana Goodyear
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"Portions of this book have appeared in different form in The New Yorker"--Title page verso
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Contents
Part I. Squishy or Swank? -- The Scavenger -- Grub -- Backdoor Men -- Part II. Down the Rabbit Hole -- The Rawesome Three -- Double Dare -- Haute Cuisine -- Part III. Discomfort Food -- Guts -- Off Menu -- The Hunt -- Coda
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ocn851175453
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781594488375
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013025054
System control number
(OCoLC)851175453

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