Resource List


 Coffin, Sarah. "Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005" (2006).

Moore, Simon. "PENKNIVES and other folding knives" (1988).

Petroski, Henry. "The Evolution of Useful Things" (1994).

 Rebora, Giovanni. "Culture of the Fork" (2001). Translated by Albert Sonnenfeld.

Rogers, Eric. "Making Traditional English Wooden Eating Spoons" (1997).

Stevens, Norman. "A Gathering of SPOONS" (2006).

Visser, Margaret. "The Rituals of Dinner" (1992).

Wilson, Bee. "Consider the Fork: A History of How We Cook and Eat" (2012).


Gastropod ep. #1 "The Golden Spoon". Released Sep 6, 2014. Cohosted by Cynthia Graber and Nicola Twilley. 

Science Magazine Podcast ep. 22 "Oceans of plastic and a news roundup". Released Jul 11, 2014.

99% Invisible ep. #131 "Genesis Object". Released Sep 10, 2014. Hosted by Roman Mars.