Browsing All posts tagged under »consumption«

Ceci n’est pas une miche de pain

March 4, 2012


I’m not usually one to buy books (grad student budget + Internet + libraries = limited book purchasing), but when swayed, you can bet I’m on Amazon, ordering away. So when associate professor of politics and author of the soon-to-be-released White Bread: A Social History of the Store Bought Loaf Aaron Bobrow-Strain recently discussed how […]

Still Hungry?

February 18, 2012


Welp, Peter Menzel strikes again. And this time his work is right here in Beantown. The exhibit entitled “What I Eat: Around the World in 25 Diets” is currently on display at the Museum of Science. It is based off of the book What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets, a collaboration with […]

Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

February 17, 2012


Halfway into my junior year at Bentley University, I switched my major from marketing to media and culture. It really wasn’t such a big deal because of the way I approached my studies. Thanks to high school AP classes and exams, I managed to be almost a semester ahead entering college, allowing me to enroll […]