Writing in the kitchen essays on southern literature and foodways southern food as it is packaged and sold to the consuming public is often portrayed as food out of a simpler time writing in the kitchen serves to remind us that the times were never simple beneath the genteel surface of southern food lies a long and complicated history. Writing in the kitchen explores the relationship between food and literature and makes a major contribution to the study of both southern literature and of southern foodways and culture more widely this collection examines food writing in a range of literary expressions including cookbooks agricultural journals novels stories and poems. Writing in the kitchen essays on southern literature and foodwayswas conceived at a meeting of the society for the study of southern literature in new orleans in 2010david a davis of mercer university and tara powell of the university of south carolina had crafted a panel on food and southern literature which they asked me to moderate. An important collection for anyone interested in the intersection of race class and gender in southern foodways some of the essays are more engagingly written than others and nearly all of them concern race which is arguably as it should be considering the rather fraught subject matter. Writing in the kitchen essays on southern literature and foodways writing 1 in the kitchen is the crowning achievement of the panel on food and southern literature organized for the conference of the society for the study of southern literature that took place in new orleans in 2010
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