Key Ingredient: American Hot Dog

Do you think eating a ‘national’ food strengthens your identity within society? Watch the video and join the discussion below! After leaving your comment why not watch one of our other Key Ingredient videos? Choose from a Ministry of Food Ration Book, Wedding Cake Sketches, or an ancient Quern and Hand-Stone. Advertisements

Key Ingredient: Quern and Hand-Stone

Does the way we prepare food still reflect our relationships with others? Do we cook for others to share our food, or to show off? Watch the video and join the discussion below! After leaving your comment why not watch one of our other Key Ingredient videos? Choose from the American Hot Dog, Wedding Cake Sketches, or […]

Welcome to The Key Ingredient exhibition!

‘The Key Ingredient: Food in Social Relationships’ is an exhibition curated by MA Museum Studies students at UCL. It is located in the Leventis Gallery in the Institute of Archaeology, Gordon Square, London. From prehistory to the present day we have used food to build and sustain social relationships. Food is a natural element of […]