The new book Chewing the Fat – An Oral History of Italian Foodways from Fascism to Dolce Vita will be presented along with a reading and book signing on 22 November, 2015 at 6:00pm in the new Feltrinelli bookstore, Via Garibaldi 107 in Arezzo, Italy.
Admission is free and the presentation of the book will be in English.
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For more details about the book itself click here to visit the Amazon.com listing:
Chewing the Fat: An Oral History of Italian Foodways from Fascism to Dolce Vita
Mini-Review of Chewing the Fat
“A remarkable insight into the realities of Italian food. This book lays bare the multiple dimensions of Italian gastronomy: geography, politics, social background, education and economics. It is an eloquent dissection of the nuances of the world’s favorite cooking as well as a magical exercise in memory. A brilliant reconstruction of the kitchens and cookery (and much else besides) of a previous generation.” -Tom Jaine, Food writer, publisher, critic, and restaurateur