Moderator

Jane Smith, Winthrop University

Panel Title

Food and Literature

Start Date

22-2-2019 9:45 AM

Location

Withers 117

Session Number

Session II

Description

This paper explores food as a device for magic or realism in the literature of the fantastic in the works of J.R.R. Tolkien, Lewis Carroll, J. K. Rowling, George R.R. Martin and Laura Esquival.

Keywords

Food Fantasy Literature Magic

Your Title/College/Department/Program

Associate Professor

Johnson & Wales University, Charlotte

College of Arts & Sciences

English

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Fantastic Food: Food as Magic or Reality’s Touchstone in Fantasy Literature

Withers 117

This paper explores food as a device for magic or realism in the literature of the fantastic in the works of J.R.R. Tolkien, Lewis Carroll, J. K. Rowling, George R.R. Martin and Laura Esquival.