This week's interview
Louise Fresco recommends the best books on Food
Most people are illiterate when it comes to food, their views based on a combination of personal beliefs, semi-truths and not fully substantiated scientific claims. Dutch food and agricultural scientist, and author, Louise Fresco, picks five books to help us better understand the food we eat.
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Book of the day
by Alexis Wright
“Wright is a one-off. Her voice crackles with humour and slang, but is high and lyrical, almost operatic, almost biblical at times.”