Immigrants and the American Foodscape

How do we define American cuisine? Whose dishes represent American food and foodways? The answers to these questions may not be straightforward and can greatly vary depending on the individual. As our book selection suggests, there's no definitive answer, and migrating communities have been continuously reshaping the American foodscape and local culture throughout history. Explore the titles below to embark on a journey through diverse (and possibly familiar) smells, tastes, and stories!