“A Moveable Feast.” – Ernest Hemingway
We have a new milestone! This week, The Land of Desire will reach a quarter of a million downloads – absolutely incroyable. Thank you to everyone who participated in The Land of Desire’s anniversary celebrations, and to those of you who shared my series on how to start a podcast, and those of you who contributed to the show’s Patreon page. This week, I’m announcing an exciting new treat to celebrate the first successful Patreon fundraising campaign – and our 250,000th download, of course!
Episode 30: “The History Of The Picnic”
The History of the Picnic In Art:
Check out these slides from The History of the Picnic art exhibition a few years back!
“Picnicking Through The Ages” – Lydia Zuraw, NPR.
Lynne Olver’s inimitable The Food Timeline.
You’ll find content like:
- High-quality journalism on French culture and history
- French recipes, hand-chosen (and taste-tested!) by yours truly
- Book recommendations for those who want to dive deeper
- Interesting articles, links and news stories to connect my podcast subjects to the 21st century
I’ll be sending out the first issue later this month, so sign up now.