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A million-year-old egg

Nicole Walker

Nicole Walker is Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, USA. Her previous books include Canning Peaches for the Apocalypse (2017), Bending Genre: Essays on Creative Nonfiction (co-edited with Margot Singer, Bloomsbury, 2013), and Quench Your Thirst With Salt, winner of the 2011 Zone 3 nonfiction prize. Her work has appeared in Fence, the Iowa Review, Fourth Genre, Shenandoah, New American Writing, the Seneca Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. She has been granted a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Egg

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...A condor leaves her egg out all the time. Primarily because she wants to hatch it, not eat it. She takes her pretty, fat egg and beaks it around in a cave or behind rocks. These birds have survived in one shape or another since...

A lot of pressure on one egg

Nicole Walker

Nicole Walker is Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, USA. Her previous books include Canning Peaches for the Apocalypse (2017), Bending Genre: Essays on Creative Nonfiction (co-edited with Margot Singer, Bloomsbury, 2013), and Quench Your Thirst With Salt, winner of the 2011 Zone 3 nonfiction prize. Her work has appeared in Fence, the Iowa Review, Fourth Genre, Shenandoah, New American Writing, the Seneca Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. She has been granted a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Egg

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Once upon a time there was an egg full of a chicken. Before that, whatever laid that egg had not quite evolved to full chicken status. Thus, the egg came first. Evolution is where we tuck all our hope.Perhaps my kids will undo what...

Thinking-with Soils: An Introduction

Juan Francisco Salazar

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Juan Francisco Salazar is Associate Professor in the School of Humanities and Communication Arts at Western Sydney University, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Céline Granjou

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Céline Granjou is Associate Professor at the National Institute of Science and Technology in Environment and Agriculture (IRSTEA), University of Grenoble-Alps, France. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Anna Krzywoszynska

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Anna Krzywoszynska is Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, University of Sheffield, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Manuel Tironi

Manuel Tironi is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Matthew Kearnes

Matthew Kearnes is Associate Professor and ARC Future Fellow in the School of Humanities and Languages, University of New South Wales, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Thinking with Soils : Material Politics and Social Theory

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Origins The geneses of this book go back to two parallel encounters. First, the international workshop “Going to Ground,” convened in October 2016 in Sydney by Matthew Kearnes, with Céline Granjou and Juan Francisco Salazar, which...

Spoons

Nicole Walker

Nicole Walker is Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, USA. Her previous books include Canning Peaches for the Apocalypse (2017), Bending Genre: Essays on Creative Nonfiction (co-edited with Margot Singer, Bloomsbury, 2013), and Quench Your Thirst With Salt, winner of the 2011 Zone 3 nonfiction prize. Her work has appeared in Fence, the Iowa Review, Fourth Genre, Shenandoah, New American Writing, the Seneca Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. She has been granted a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Egg

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...You shove so much personal loss into the giant shell of world problems. You allow your personal sadnesses to balloon like globes. Which came first: the fear of the end or the fear of the beginning? The worry over the apocalypse or the worry...

Breaking a few eggs

Nicole Walker

Nicole Walker is Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, USA. Her previous books include Canning Peaches for the Apocalypse (2017), Bending Genre: Essays on Creative Nonfiction (co-edited with Margot Singer, Bloomsbury, 2013), and Quench Your Thirst With Salt, winner of the 2011 Zone 3 nonfiction prize. Her work has appeared in Fence, the Iowa Review, Fourth Genre, Shenandoah, New American Writing, the Seneca Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. She has been granted a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Egg

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...There is a reason eggs come in dozens. I’ve brought eggs home with one precracked. I’ve dropped a whole carton on the floor and broke ten of the twelve. I’ve tried to poach an egg and punctured the yolk. Eggs, even cage-free, are pretty...

Do eggs bring skunks?

Nicole Walker

Nicole Walker is Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, USA. Her previous books include Canning Peaches for the Apocalypse (2017), Bending Genre: Essays on Creative Nonfiction (co-edited with Margot Singer, Bloomsbury, 2013), and Quench Your Thirst With Salt, winner of the 2011 Zone 3 nonfiction prize. Her work has appeared in Fence, the Iowa Review, Fourth Genre, Shenandoah, New American Writing, the Seneca Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. She has been granted a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Egg

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Sometimes, you don’t have to worry about breaking things. Sometimes, the repair is in the breakage, like when you try to amend your own soil with your own compost to grow tomatoes. You can add eggshells to your compost. The nice thing about...

Food and Urban Design: Urban Agriculture as Second Nature?

The Bloomsbury Handbook of Food and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...It is generally accepted that the establishment of settled agriculture enabled the formation of cities; the relationship between the two is intimate and very old. Until the nineteenth century, cities like Berlin and London had extensive...

Soils and Commodification

Thinking with Soils : Material Politics and Social Theory

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Introduction Selling soils is now part of everyday fare. Or, at least, soil is what is claimed to be sold. The deed is often spread out for us as displays of tidy bags of topsoil or peat for gardens or landscaping. One even hears talk...

Conclusion: Food and Urbanism in Review

Susan Parham

Susan Parham is Head of Urbanism in the Centre for Sustainable Communities at the University of Hertfordshire, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Food and Urbanism : The Convivial City and a Sustainable Future

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...A reminder about some key themes Food and Urbanism has sought to explore some of the critical ways that food interconnects with place, and how that affects, for good or ill, possibilities for conviviality...

Experiment with eggs by making a hollandaise in the time of global warming

Nicole Walker

Nicole Walker is Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, USA. Her previous books include Canning Peaches for the Apocalypse (2017), Bending Genre: Essays on Creative Nonfiction (co-edited with Margot Singer, Bloomsbury, 2013), and Quench Your Thirst With Salt, winner of the 2011 Zone 3 nonfiction prize. Her work has appeared in Fence, the Iowa Review, Fourth Genre, Shenandoah, New American Writing, the Seneca Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. She has been granted a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Egg

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...Lecithin is a protein in egg yolks that helps to make an emulsion. Emulsions are things like salad dressing and mayonnaise, gravies, and the five mother sauces: béchamel, velouté, hollandaise, tomato, and espagnole. The lecithin holds them...