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Author Talk & Book Signing CHRISTINA WARD- author of Preservation and American Advertising Cookbooks

Sunday, February 10, 2019 | 11:00 am

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Author Talk & Book Signing
CHRISTINA WARD- author of Preservation and American Advertising Cookbooks
Sunday, February 10th   11:00 a.m.
Oconomowoc Winter Farmers Market at the Oconomowoc High School
641 E Forest Dr  Oconomowoc

 

Join us at the Oconomowoc Winter Farmers Market with Christina Ward, who will be talking about her new book American Advertising Cookbooks: How Corporations Taught Us to Love Spam, Bananas, and Jell-O. She will be checking pressure canners with her pressure canner gauge tester and answering questions. After that, will be a book presentation followed by a book signing and time for more questions. We hope to see you there! 

American Advertising Cookbooks: How Corporations Taught Us to Love Spam, Bananas, and Jell-O is a deeply researched and entertaining survey of twentieth century American food. Connecting cultural, social, and geopolitical aspects, author Christina Ward uses her expertise to tell the fascinating and often infuriating story of American culinary culture.

About the Author: Christina Ward teaches notoriously raucous preservation classes and serves as a volunteer mentor to urban farmers, small-scale food producers, and question answerer for people all over the country trying to save their pickles from disaster. Her work focuses on the history the foods we eat and the stories of the people who make that food taste good. She is a contributing writer to Serious Eats, resident food expert for Fox6 Real Milwaukee (television), and former columnist for Edible Milwaukee. She has also written for Remedy Quarterly, Put An Egg On It!, and The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Contact: Lisa Baudoin info@booksco.com

Oconomowoc High School

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Author Talk & Book Signing
CHRISTINA WARD- author of Preservation and American Advertising Cookbooks
Sunday, February 10th   11:00 a.m.
Oconomowoc Winter Farmers Market at the Oconomowoc High School
641 E Forest Dr  Oconomowoc

 

Join us at the Oconomowoc Winter Farmers Market with Christina Ward, who will be talking about her new book American Advertising Cookbooks: How Corporations Taught Us to Love Spam, Bananas, and Jell-O. She will be checking pressure canners with her pressure canner gauge tester and answering questions. After that, will be a book presentation followed by a book signing and time for more questions. We hope to see you there! 

American Advertising Cookbooks: How Corporations Taught Us to Love Spam, Bananas, and Jell-O is a deeply researched and entertaining survey of twentieth century American food. Connecting cultural, social, and geopolitical aspects, author Christina Ward uses her expertise to tell the fascinating and often infuriating story of American culinary culture.

About the Author: Christina Ward teaches notoriously raucous preservation classes and serves as a volunteer mentor to urban farmers, small-scale food producers, and question answerer for people all over the country trying to save their pickles from disaster. Her work focuses on the history the foods we eat and the stories of the people who make that food taste good. She is a contributing writer to Serious Eats, resident food expert for Fox6 Real Milwaukee (television), and former columnist for Edible Milwaukee. She has also written for Remedy Quarterly, Put An Egg On It!, and The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Contact: Lisa Baudoin info@booksco.com

 

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