Cooking for the Long Haul: Or, The Kindness of Friends, Bits and Scraps, and Chaotic Invention Our friend Pooba – music promoter, clown, and avid fisherman – had brought us another sink full of steelhead trout and I was casting about for ways to cook up the last and biggest of them. Sara suggested I…

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The Power of Craft

The Power of Craft Alexander Langlands, Cræft: An Inquiry Into the Origins and True Meaning of Traditional Crafts. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2017. Alexander Langlands is a working archaeologist who has spent the last few decades relearning, and in some cases recreating the old handicrafts that sustained traditional farming societies in England and…

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