Sitopia: How Food Can Save the World

Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 595

  • Aug 4, 2020 7:00 pm
  • 52:44 mins

Sitopia: How Food Can Save the World Guest: Carolyn Steel; architect and author of "Hungry City: How Food Shapes Our Lives" and "Sitopia: How Food Can Save The World " Whether we know it or not, food is at the center of the way that we interact with the physical world. Carolyn Steel argues that changing the way we think about food is the way we can save the world.  How the Chicken Became Our Favorite Food Source Guest: Andrew Lawler, author, "Why did the Chicken Cross the World? The Epic Saga of the Bird that Powers Civilization" Chickens have been regarded as a symbol of the gods, used in ground-breaking research, beloved by monarchs. They haven't always been the butt of jokes. Take another look at the humble chicken.