Articles about 'food'

Does bubble tea taste better when it’s made by white people?

Josephine Tsui reflects on a recent trend in cultural appropriation

Josephine Tsui // 13 July 2017

Categories: Blog

Women in food – not just clean eating gurus

Leonie Sooke argues that women get short shrift when it comes to recognition of their professional culinary skills and are often unfairly consigned to the ‘Clean Eating’ sector

Leonie Sooke // 4 November 2016

Categories: Body and Health, Features

Comedy at the Edinburgh Fringe – part one

This is our first post bringing you reviews of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. We'll have a few more over the coming days. Today we begin with comedy

Various Authors // 9 August 2016

Categories: Comedy, Reviews

A personal story of disordered eating

An anonymous author endured years of anxiety about food and weight, but without a diagnosis to describe her experiences. She wonders how many others may be in a similar position

Guest Blogger // 2 June 2016

Categories: Body and Health, Features

If technology is the answer, where are the women?

At the junction of two of the biggest roads in Dar es Salaam, up a flight of stairs, in a white room with white tiles and white curtains, you can...

Jess McCabe // 1 October 2013

Categories: Blog

The circle of shame

Gemma Louisa Morrison decries the promotion of dieting and negative body image in women's magazines

Guest Blogger // 16 August 2013

Categories: Blog

New review: Man v. Food

Amy Calvert finds plenty of macho propaganda and some unfortunate portrayals of women when she examines a reality television series following a man’s attempts to conquer super-sized food challenges. Man...

Holly Combe // 26 July 2013

Categories: Blog

Man v. Food: backlash or banter?

Amy Calvert finds plenty of macho propaganda and some unfortunate portrayals of women when she examines a reality television series following a man's attempts to conquer super-sized food challenges

Amy Calvert //

Categories: Reviews, Television

Eating disorders: it’s time to talk

Guest blogger Amy Masson talks about eating disorders, body image and feminism for Eating Disorder Awareness Week

Guest Blogger // 15 February 2013

Categories: Blog

October 16 is Blog Action Day

Via the Blog Action Day website: About Blog Action Day is an annual event that unites the world’s bloggers in posting about the same issue on the same day. Our...

Helen G // 7 October 2011

Categories: Blog

No, feminism did not ‘kill’ the art of home cooking

To answer the Daily Mail’s facetious question, no, feminism did not kill the art of home cooking. Nor did feminists cause “an epidemic of childhood obesity”, as Rose Prince argues,...

Jess McCabe // 21 September 2010

Categories: Blog

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