Each Friday in this space food writer Sarah Henry will ask a well-known, up-and-coming, or under-the-radar food aficionado about their favorite tastes in town, preferred food purveyors and other local culinary gems worth sharing with visitors and residents. Bestselling cookbook author Mollie Katzen kick-starts this new column. Mollie Katzen is perhaps best known for her […]
Think of agents for change in American eating habits, and Berkeley’s Alice Waters and Michael Pollan come immediately to mind. Indeed, eat-more-greens advocates can appear as white as Wonder Bread. On the menu at La Pena Cultural Center last night: some much-needed color in the conversation about good food matters. Visceral Feast, a work-in-progress performance […]
In case you missed Berkeleyite foodie extraordinaire Michael Pollan on Oprah yesterday, catch the interview on the Oprah website.
Literary editor Howard Junker may not like it but a sold-out crowd at the San Francisco Ferry Building ate up everything Michael Pollan had to say today about Eating Food. Mostly plants. Not too much. In case you missed it: This week the ornery editor of Zyzzyva blogged that “foodieism is the most dangerous threat […]
Following Berkeleyside’s scoop revelation that Michael Pollan would be popping up on the Oprah show, we can confirm that his appearance will air on Wednesday January 27.
Berkeleyside exclusive: We have it on good authority — from the horse’s mouth so to speak — that Berkeley author and UC prof Michael Pollan will be appearing on the Oprah show in the very near future. Pollan was traveling to Chicago yesterday to tape the show where he will no doubt be discussing what […]
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon – Thurs 11p / 10cMichael Pollanwww.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor Health Care Crisis Daily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorHealth Care CrisisDaily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorHealth Care Crisis Didn’t our Michael do well on The Daily Show, promoting his “snack-size book” Food Rules? Clearly very at ease on television, he […]