The Meaning of Food is an exploration of culture through food. What we consume, how we acquire it, who prepares it, who’s at the table, and who eats first is a form of communication that is rich with meaning.
Beyond merely nourishing the body, what we eat and with whom we eat can inspire and strengthen the bonds between individuals, communities, and even countries... » view stories
There is no closer relationship than kin, and food plays a large part in defining family roles, rules, and traditions... » view stories
Discover attitudes, practices, and rituals surrounding food — windows into our most basic beliefs about our world and ourselves... » view stories