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Gastro-modernism: Food, Literature, Culture

Derek Gladwin


This volume of essays surveys gastronomy across global literary modernisms. Modernists explore public and domestic spaces where food and drink are prepared and served, as much as they create them in the modernist imagination through narrative, language, verse, and style. Modernism as a cultural and artistic movement also highlights the historical politics of food and eating. As the chapters in Gastro-Modernism reveal, critical trends in food studies alert us to many social concerns that emerge in the modernist period because of expanding food literacy and culture. The result is that food produ ... More

Keywords: Gastronomy, modernism, literary culture, food studies, modernity

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781942954682
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.3828/liverpool/9781942954682.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Derek Gladwin, editor