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Publisher's Summary

There are six articles in the second part of this double issue:

FAMILY DINNER

"Choke", by Anthony Lane

"A Man in the Kitchen", by Donald Antrim

"Tasteless", by David Sedaris

LETTER FROM EUROPE
"Spice Routes", by Jane Kramer: Claudia Roden's culinary diaspora.

OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS
"The Fast Lane", by Judith Thurman: You are what you don't eat.

SINGAPORE JOURNAL
"Three Chopsticks", by Calvin Trillin: Is street food the best cuisine?

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