Books, Articles, Art and Film

Books
Adams, Barbara Berst. Micro Eco-Farming, Prospering from Backyard to Small Acreage in Partnership with the Earth. Auburn, California: New World Publishing, 2004.

Berry, Wendell and Wirzba, Norman, Editor. The Art of the Commonplace: The Agrarian Essays of Wendell Berry. Washington, D.C: Counterpoint, 2002.

Berry, Wendell. The Memory of Old Jack. Washington, D.C: Counterpoint, 1999.

Berry, Wendell. Three Short Novels. Washington, D.C: Counterpoint, 2002.

Brox, Jane. Clearing Land: Legacies of the American Farm. New York: North Point Press, 2004.

Brox, Jane. Here and Nowhere Else, Late Seasons of a Farm and Its Family. New York: North Point Press, 1995.

Coulter, Lynn. Gardening with Heirloom Seeds. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2006.

Donahue, Brian. Reclaiming the Commons: Community Farms and Forests in a New England Town. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.

Fisher, M.F.K. The Art of Eating. New York: VintageBooks, 1976.

Goldman, Amy. Melons for the Passionate Grower. New York: Artisan, 2002.

Kingsolver, Barbara; Kingsolver, Camille; Hopp, Steven L. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life. New York: HarperCollins, 2007.

Male, Carolyn J. 100 Heirloom Tomatoes for the American Garden. New York: Workman Publishing, 1999.

Pollan, Michael. In Defense of Food. New York: Penguin Press, 2008.

Pollan, Michael. Omnivore’s Dilemma. New York: Penguin Press, 2006.

Pollan, Michael. Second Nature, A Gardner’s Education. New York: Grove Press, 1991.

Smith, Vallerie; Ammirati, Domenick; Liese, Jennifer. Down the Garden Path: The Artist’s Garden After Modernism. Iceland: Oddi Printing, 2005.

Thoreau, Henry David and Valentine, J.O, Editor. Thoreau on Land: Nature’s Canvas. New York: Mariner Books, 2001.

Trail, Gayla. You Grow Girl: The Groundbreaking Guide to Gardening. New York: Fireside, 2005.

Woys Weaver, William. Heirloom Vegetable Gardening: A Master’s Guide to Planting, Seed Saving, and Cultural History. Owl Publishing Company, 1999.

Woys Weaver, William. 100 Vegetables and Where They Came From. Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2000.

Articles
Gopnik, Adam. New York Local: Eating the Fruits of the Five Borroughs. The New Yorker, September 3 & 10, 2007: 60-69.

Hedin, Jack. My Forbidden Fruits (and Vegetables). The New York Times, March 1, 2008.

Kate Murphy. For Urban Gardeners, Lead is a Concern. The New York Times, March 13, 2009.

Navarro, Mireya. Urban Composting: A New Can of Worms. The New York TImes, February 18, 2009.

Pollan, Michael. Out of the Kitchen, Onto the Couch. The New York Times, July 29, 2009.

Pollan, Michael. Unhappy Meals. The New York Times, January 28, 2007.

Pollan, Michael. Weed it and Reap. The New York Times, November 4, 2007.

Pollan, Michael. Why Bother?. The New York Times, April 20, 2008.

Roberts, Paul. Spoiled: Organic and Local is So 2008. Mother Jones, March/April, 2009.

Rosenthal, Elizabeth. Near Arctic Seed Vault is a Fort Knox of Food. The New York Times, February 29, 2008.

Seabrook, John. Sewing for Apocalypse, The Quest for a Global Seed Bank. The New Yorker, August 27, 2007: 60-72.

Severson, Kim. Local Carrots with a Side of Red Tape. The New York Times, October 17, 2007.

Art
BuBmann, Klaus and Muller, Markus, Editors. Gordon Matta-Clark Food: An Exhibition by White Columns, New York. New York: DruckVerlag Kettler, 1999.

London, 2000. Greenhouse Effect exh. cat., London, Serpentine Gallery of Art. London: Serpentine Gallery, 2000.

Smith, Stephanie, Editor, and Margolin, Victor, Editor. Beyond Green: Toward a Sustainable Art. Chicago: Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago , 2006.

Film & Video
Brown, Edward Espe, and Doris Dörrie. How to Cook Your Life. Film. Lions Gate: 2007.

The Community Solution. The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil. Film. The Community Solultion : 2006.

Gore, Al and Guggenheim, Davis, Director. An Inconvenient Truth. Film. Paramount Home Video, 2006.

Schlosser, Eric and Linklater, Richard. Fast Food Nation. Film. Participant Productions and Recorded Picture Company for Hanway Films and BBC Films, 2006.

Siegel, Taggart, Director. The Real Dirt on Farmer John. Film. Giam, 2005.

Spurlock, Morgan. Supersize Me. Film. The Con, 2004.

Varda, Agnes, Director. The Gleaners & I. Film. Zeitgeist Films, 2002.