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Matthew Gavin Frank

Matthew Gavin Frank has previously written about everything from wine-making in a tent in Italy to the social hierarchies of a pot farm in California. He teaches creative writing and lives in Marquette, Michigan.

Books by Matthew Gavin Frank

  1. Book CoverThe Mad Feast: An Ecstatic Tour through America’s Food


    A richly illustrated culinary tour of the United States through fifty signature dishes, and a radical exploration of our gastronomic heritage.More

  2. Book CoverPreparing the Ghost: An Essay Concerning the Giant Squid and Its First Photographer


    Memory, mythology, and obsession collide in this “slyly charming” (New York Times Book Review) account of the giant squid.More