Forfatter billede
2 Works 93 Members 3 Reviews

Værker af Sohla El-Waylly

The Best American Food Writing 2022 (2022) — Redaktør; Introduktion — 25 eksemplarer

Satte nøgleord på

Almen Viden



At various times funny, inspiring, insightful, informative, and deeply emotional - and sometimes all of these at once. Sohla El-Waylly has curated an extremely enjoyable collection.
DarthFisticuffs | 1 anden anmeldelse | Jul 18, 2023 |
I received an advance copy via NetGalley.

If you love food, if you love understanding it at its deepest, most psychological and personal levels, this book is for you. Every piece in this book has something to teach, whether about the current effort of Black American farmers to reclaim land, or how the Mussel Slough Tragedy of 1881 (which happened 3 miles from where I grew up) is part of the loss of Tulare Lake and the industrialization of Manchester in England, to the bizarre and sordid ways that food can be forms of both love and abuse. All of the publications were originally in 2021, meaning stories of the pandemic are threaded throughout along with tales that touch on other very contemporary things, like injustices committed against bike food deliverers and the current craze of Nashville hot chicken. I loved the diversity of perspectives, cultures, and places. It made me hungry. It made me sad. It made me feel connected to people who understand the beautiful, horrible relationships we all have with the food that sustains our bodies and memories.… (mere)
ladycato | 1 anden anmeldelse | Oct 14, 2022 |


Måske også interessante?

Associated Authors

Silvia Killingsworth Series Editor, Foreword
Chris Crowley Contributor
Andrew Keh Contributor
Logan Scherer Contributor
Adesh Thapliyal Contributor
Tom Finger Contributor
Willa Glickman Contributor
Julia Sonenshein Contributor
Sam Dean Contributor
Josh Dzieza Contributor
Jiayang Fan Contributor
Mayukh Sen Contributor
Nina Li Coomes Contributor
Sam Anderson Contributor
Ligaya Mishan Contributor
Bryan Washington Contributor
Shane Mitchell Contributor
Rachel Levin Contributor
Jaya Saxena Contributor
Liz Cook Contributor
Tom Philpott Contributor
Eric Kim Contributor
Hannah Selinger Contributor



Diagrammer og grafer