The Table Come First by Adam Gopnik

Adam Gopnik writes astutely about the meaning of food in our modern lives in this collection of essays.

The Table Comes First

7. The Table Comes First

In this collection of food essays, Adam Gopnik maps out how we became the manic and compulsive eaters we are today and weighs in on questions such as why we are still eating meat. An intelligent, entertaining conversation about the role of food in our everyday lives.

The Table Comes First
, Adam Gopnik, $30.

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