19) Relish: My Life in the Kitchen -- Lucy Knisley

  • November 13, 2013 · 7:30 PM
  • Marie's House

Our first graphic novel for the group! Here's the scoop:

"Lucy Knisley loves food. The daughter of a chef and a gourmet, this talented young cartoonist comes by her obsession honestly. In her forthright, thoughtful, and funny memoir, Lucy traces key episodes in her life thus far, framed by what she was eating at the time and lessons learned about food, cooking, and life. Each chapter is bookended with an illustrated recipe—many of them treasured family dishes, and a few of them Lucy's original inventions.

A welcome read for anyone who ever felt more passion for a sandwich than is strictly speaking proper, Relish is a graphic novel for our time: it invites the reader to celebrate food as a connection to our bodies and a connection to the earth, rather than an enemy, a compulsion, or a consumer product."

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  • Carolyn

    It was a lot of fun meeting everyone! In case you are interested in the Revolution Craft Show, here is the date & place. https://www.facebook.com/events/...­ I'm looking forward to our next book.

    2 · November 15, 2013

  • Liz B

    great fun last night ladies and gents:)
    following a conversation last night about logan square, check out out neighborhood review:
    http://www.thrillist.com/entert...­

    1 · November 14, 2013

  • Kelly M.

    Any pointers on parking? : /

    November 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm too sick :( Have a great night!

    November 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry about the last minute cancellation!

    November 13, 2013

  • Raymond

    Just finished the book. See you all on Wednesday!

    November 10, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    This will be my first meeting! Looking forward to meeting you all.

    November 10, 2013

  • Chad D.

    Looking forward to returning this month!

    1 · November 4, 2013

  • Raymond

    Heads up! Not a good idea to kindle this. It really sucks since you have no choice with the orientation. Unless I'm missing something...

    1 · October 20, 2013

  • Raymond

    I should be able to make this one. Looking forward to seeing everyone again. It's been too long. :-)

    1 · October 20, 2013

  • erin c.

    hey all! has anyone else discussed when/where this meeting will be?

    October 16, 2013

    • Mimi

      Who has a decently sized apartment and a decent collection of chairs?

      October 17, 2013

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