Individual Author Record
Name: Joan ReardonPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1930 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionJoan Reardon now lives in Lake Forest, Illinois
Biographical and Professional InformationJoan Reardon is a culinary historian, cookbook author, and biographer. Joan has a PhD in English literature, won an IACP Award for culinary writing, publishes and edits a quarterly newsletter for Les Dames d’Escoffier Chicago, and serves on the advisory board of Gastronomica magazine.
*''Poetry by American Women 1975-1989: A Bibliography '', Scarcrow Press, 1990*''M.F.K. Fisher, Julia Child, and Alice Waters: Celebrating the Pleasures of the Table'', Harmony, 1994*''Oysters: A Culinary Celebration with 185 Recipes '', Lyons Press, 2004*''Poet of the Appetites: The Lives and Loves of M.F.K. Fisher '', North Point Press, 2005*''M. F. K. Fisher among the Pots and Pans: Celebrating Her Kitchens'', University of California Press, 2008