Food, Media and Contemporary Culture

The Edible Image

  • Peri Bradley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    1. Peri Bradley
      Pages 1-5
  3. Food, Representation and Identity

  4. Food, Consumption and Audience

  5. Food, Sex and Pleasure

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 266-274

About this book


Food, Media and Contemporary Culture is designed to interrogate the cultural fascination with food as the focus of a growing number of visual texts that reveal the deep, psychological relationship that each of us has with rituals of preparing, presenting and consuming food and images of food.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Peri Bradley
    • 1
  1. 1.Bournemouth UniversityUK

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