NYC Eats: Food, people, places
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: The New School for Public Engagement
School: Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students
Department: Food Studies
Course Number: NFDS 2906
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
  • Food Studies
  • Cultural Studies
  • Cities & Urbanization
This course examines the history of food in New York City, from the city’s early colonization to contemporary restaurant culture. We will explore issues of class, ethnicity, immigration, labor, technology, and culture, with a special focus on New York’s culinary pioneers from the Delmonico brothers to David Chang.
Course Open to: Degree Students