Bitch, Issue 61: Food (Winter 2014)

Food
In each Issue

Letters & Comments

Love It/Shove It
• nutrients from the Cusps: A Q&A with Kay Ulanday Barrett | Amelia Ayrelan Iuvino

The whinge List

On the Record—Kathleen Hanna talks concerning the grrrl she used to be and the lady she is now | Sarah Mirk

On the Counter—The slow-roasted sexism of strong point espresso | Lisa Knisely

On the Table—Did women's lib particularly kill the selfmade meal? | Sarah-Jane Stratford
Features

Craving the Other—One woman's pork with cultural appropriation. | Soleil Ho

Growing Pains: Why hard work is the true foodstuff stream we should always be being attentive. | s.e. smith

Feast Your Eyes—Nine artists encouraged via nutrients. | Various

Clip Artists—Women, paintings, and severe couponing. | Adrienne Rose Johnson

Redefined Palate—Sistah Vegan Project's Breeze Harper dishes on conscious consuming. | Vera Chang

Eating Out—Real speak with Meaty's Samantha Irby. | J.J. Keith

The Cellophane Ceiling—The gender dynamics of ability and serving on nutrients television. | Kate Forbes

And She Was—The tale of the best lady workforce you've by no means heard of. | Lindsay Zoladz
The again Page

Adventures in Feministory Comics: Queen Ka'ahumanu Emi Gennis

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Food
In each Issue

Letters & Comments

Love It/Shove It
• nutrients from the Cusps: A Q&A with Kay Ulanday Barrett | Amelia Ayrelan Iuvino

The whinge List

On the Record—Kathleen Hanna talks concerning the grrrl she used to be and the lady she is now | Sarah Mirk

On the Counter—The slow-roasted sexism of strong point espresso | Lisa Knisely

On the Table—Did women's lib particularly kill the selfmade meal? | Sarah-Jane Stratford
Features

Craving the Other—One woman's pork with cultural appropriation. | Soleil Ho

Growing Pains: Why hard work is the true foodstuff stream we should always be being attentive. | s.e. smith

Feast Your Eyes—Nine artists encouraged via nutrients. | Various

Clip Artists—Women, paintings, and severe couponing. | Adrienne Rose Johnson

Redefined Palate—Sistah Vegan Project's Breeze Harper dishes on conscious consuming. | Vera Chang

Eating Out—Real speak with Meaty's Samantha Irby. | J.J. Keith

The Cellophane Ceiling—The gender dynamics of ability and serving on nutrients television. | Kate Forbes

And She Was—The tale of the best lady workforce you've by no means heard of. | Lindsay Zoladz
The again Page

Adventures in Feministory Comics: Queen Ka'ahumanu Emi Gennis

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