Food in Nineteenth-Century Literature Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)


Kiell, Norman. “Food in Literature: A Selective Bibliography.” Mosaic 24, nos. 3-4 (summer-fall 1991): 211-63.

Extensive listing, partially annotated, of recent scholarship on food references in literary works.


Campbell, Sue Ellen. “Feasting in the Wilderness: The Language of Food in American Wilderness Narratives.” American Literary History 6, no. 1 (spring 1994): 1-23.

Examines the cultural significance of the detailed descriptions of food in American wilderness narratives from the journals of Lewis and Clark to the writings of twentieth-century...

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