Save me the plums : my Gourmet memoir

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New York : Random House, [2019].
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xii, 266 pages ; 25 cm
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When Condé Nast offered Ruth Reichl the top position at America's oldest epicurean magazine, she declined. She was a writer, not a manager, and had no inclination to be anyone's boss. And yet ... Reichl had been reading Gourmet since she was eight; it had inspired her career. How could she say no? This is the story of a former Berkeley hippie entering the corporate world and worrying about losing her soul. It is the story of the moment restaurants became an important part of popular culture, a time when the rise of the farm-to-table movement changed forever the way we eat. Readers will meet legendary chefs like David Chang and Eric Ripert, idiosyncratic writers like David Foster Wallace, and a colorful group of editors and art directors who, under Reichl's leadership, transformed stately Gourmet into a cutting-edge publication. This was the golden age of print media--the last spendthrift gasp before the Internet turned the magazine world upside down. Complete with recipes, Save Me the Plums is a personal journey of a woman coming to terms with being in charge and making a mark, following a passion and holding on to her dreams--even when she ends up in a place she never expected to be.--Dust jacket.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Reichl, R. (2019). Save me the plums: my Gourmet memoir (First edition.). Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Reichl, Ruth. 2019. Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Reichl, Ruth. Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir New York: Random House, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Reichl, Ruth. Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir First edition., Random House, 2019.

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