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    • The Culinary Imagination

    • From Myth to Modernity
    • By: Sandra M. Gilbert
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 15 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Focusing on contemporary practices, The Culinary Imagination traces the social, aesthetic, and political history of food from myth to modernity, from ancient sources to our current wave of food mania. What does it mean to transform raw stuff into cooked dishes, which then become part of our own bodies; to savor festive meals yet resolve to renounce gluttony; to act as predators where in another life we might have become prey?

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