raw and the cooked.

Translated from the French by John and Doreen Weightman.
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Harper & Row , New York
Myth
SeriesHis Introduction to a science of mythology, 1
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 387 p. illus., maps. ;
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Open LibraryOL19418535M

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"The raw and the cooked" is how Robert Lowell characterized the state of American poetry in when he accepted the National Book Award for his collection, Life Studies.

With its intense emphasis on the personal and its shorter, free verse lines, Life Studies was a departure for the poet. The Raw and the Cooked author and prolific writer Jim Harrison hails from Northern Michigan, and in this collection of essays, describes his philosophies about food and life, which he believes are one and the same.

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The Raw and the Cooked is one of the seminal works of structuralist anthropology, and probably the best known of all of Lévi-Strauss' works. It begins by looking at one Bororo myth and ends up examining a whole collection raw and the cooked.

book myths from tropical South America. It is not the analysis of the myths themselves that is important, however, but rather the methodology of the analysis, where Lévi.

The Raw and the Cooked, the first of Levi-Strauss' projected three volume Mythologiques, concerns itself with the ""empirical categories"" of cooking (or eating)—""the raw and the cooked, the fresh and the decayed, the moistened and the burned, etc.""—as they have evolved in varying myths collected from 20 South American tribes.

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By Claude Levi-Strauss. Translated from the French by John and Doreen Weightman. New York: Harper & Row, Pp. x+ $ This book, whose original French edition was published inis the first of a trilogy devoted to a minute and passionate.

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In his book The Raw and the Cooked Lévi-Strauss explored nature/culture relations on the culinary level – namely, the way in which myth describes and explains the evolution of cooking techniques and rules, and the transformation of cooking into a cultural process –. Book Description University of Chicago Press 3/15/, Paperback or Softback.

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When Robert Lowell accepted a National Book Award inhe conflated contemporary American poetry into an arbitrary division: the cooked and the raw. Pinning the dry academic formalism against the hopheaded, overheated eruptions of the Beats, he was doing more than cartooning actual tendencies and aesthetic divides.

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Writer Jim Harrison has a voracious appetite for 3 things: the outdoors (ie, hunting), poetry and cooking and eating obscene amounts of fatty, rich foods like wild game, organs, head cheese. His writing is assertive and manly.

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