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New Book - Eating Culture: An Anthropological Guide to Food, Second Edition

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Author: Gillian Crowther Title: Eating Culture: An Anthropological Guide to Food, Second Edition Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Divi

CFP: Rhetorics of Veg(etari)anism

This announcement is reposted from H-Food. Please contact the original author, Cristina Hanganu-Bresch c.hanganu-bresch@usciences.edu , with questions.

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Greetings! I am soliciting chapters for an anthology to be published with an academic press and which will cover a wide range of rhetorical perspectives on veganism as identity, practice, ideology, and discursive ecology. Broad topic areas may include, but are not limited to, the following:

CFP: What should I eat? Why?

In 2017, H-Nutrition participated in an online forum called "What is a Recipe?" initiated by The Recipes Project. This year we are collaborating with Remedia Network on the intertwined questions of "What should I eat? Why?" They lie at the heart of what has been variously described as scientific nutrition, religious tradition, or dietetics.