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Gendered Analysis of Sourdough Fashion

Dayna Evans' thoughtful analysis of the gendered sourdough revolution--from the male authors of best-selling cookbooks to the tech bros' and their gadgets to the female bakers who use each others' names on Instagram--may interest you. Her essay is titled "Do You Even Bake, Bro?" and was published in Eater on Nov. 19, 2018.

Cissy Gregg

Photograph of the vibrant red cover of Cissy Gregg's Cook Book, volume 2 (November 1, 1959). (With an introduction by Deni Hamilton.) Gregg's face is rendered as a gray-scale drawing. Courtesy of Kimberly Wilmot Voss. See also her related essay, "The Influence of a Food Editor," in the H-Nutrition series "What Should I Eat? Why?"