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What Do We Lose, And Gain, When Reducing A Life To A Recipe?

What Do We Lose, And Gain, When Reducing A Life To A Recipe?

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s easy to see why a rocket scientist’s obituary that led with a mention of her culinary prowess set off accusations of sexism. But food is undeniably a powerful marker of identity, as much or more of a statement of who we are as what we do for a living.

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