Writing Critically About Food and Restaurants

Course Details

This course will train students to write restaurant reviews and cookbook reviews, but it also will teach them how to produce informed commentary on other aspects of the culinary world,  including reported pieces on food policy and labor issues, as well informed critiques of the proliferating  food and restaurant documentaries on Netflix and other media. Students will develop skills in reading and analyzing food related laws and economic data. They’ll also read some of the major works in the field of  food journalism.