The Early Modern Commons

Homo Gastronomicus

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19 December 2015

The Rise of the Electronic Cigarette Cognoscenti

28 January 2014

The electronic cigarette has been on the scene for only a couple of years, but its proponents are already creating a vibrant culture of their own. The web is rife with thousands of...

Does the Foodie Have a Soul?

17 September 2013

I'm pleased to report that one of my essays is now featured in the latest issue of Gastronomica: A Journal of Food and Culture. If you are unable to swing by Berkeley Bowl and...

Toad-in-the-Hole Revisited

2 August 2013

I'm pleased to report that Homo Gastronomicus was recently featured in the Telegraph UK. In her piece "Potted Histories" (July 24, 2013) Leah Hyslop discusses the beloved English dish...