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Exploring CPP 10a214: Close Textual Ties

23 March 2017

By Rebecca Laroche with Hillary Nunn Hillary Nunn’s discoveries about the identification of the Layfield hand of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia (CPP) manuscript with...

Early Modern Euro-Indigenous Culinary Connections: Chocolate

21 March 2017

By John Kuhn, Wesleyan University and Marissa Nicosia, Pennsylvania State University-Abington College On a chilly November afternoon, we gathered in a student lounge to grind...

Wyl bucke his Testament, or, an Ode to Dining on Venison

16 March 2017

By Sarah Peters Kernan I recently stumbled upon a small print cookbook at the Newberry Library in Chicago while I was working on another project. I couldn’t help but request this...

What is a Recipe?: A Recipes Project Virtual Conversation

14 March 2017

We are excited to announce an upcoming event to celebrate The Recipe Project‘s fifth year. From 2 June to 5 July 2017, we will be hosting a Virtual Conversation on ‘What...