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Visiting Scholar Massimo Bottura Promotes Social Justice with Food

  By Fabio Parasecoli, Associate Professor and the Coordinator of Food Studies As food becomes more visible and central in contemporary culture, media, and politics, chefs are increasingly expected to participate in current debates on important issues ranging from health to justice and the environment. In particular, those who enjoy global visibility and celebrity appeal at times may […]

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Warriors Against Waste: These Restaurants And Bars Are Aiming For Zero

  Continuing the discussion on food waste… Chef Douglas McMaster’s flagship restaurant, Silo, takes that “industrial chic”aesthetic that dominates the modern dining scene to a whole new level. Located an hour south of London, in Brighton, England, the restaurant inhabits a 180-year-old building that’s been styled into something like a barn — or maybe a grain silo. […]

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Designing the Future of Food

  We can learn something – actually quite a lot – about our culture by looking at how we imagine the future of food. Are we all going to starve, as Malthus prophesied back in the eighteenth century? Or will we find ways to feed the growing humankind? And what kind of resilience will we […]

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