"As the slow food movement meets fast food nation and eating locally collides with on-demand arugula, our food habits are shifting: writers and artists examine and imagine these changes, from the idea of a farm in a skyscraper to a map of fruit that falls on public property, from the genealogy of an organic bento box to a tale of chop suey and egg rolls." From the bookjacket
Print Book, English, ©2008
MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass., ©2008
330,  pages : color illustrations ; 17 cm.
"An alphabet city media book."