Episode 304 The Embattled History Of Milk

Profoundly intertwined with human civilization milk has a compelling and a surprisingly global story to tell and historian Mark Kurlansky author of the new book Milk A 10 000 Year Food Fracas is the perfect person to tell it HRN s Kat Johnson interviewed Mark last month at MOFAD Museum of Food and Drink and shares it here with us In this diverse history from antiquity to the present he details milk s curious and crucial role in cultural evolution religion nutrition politics and economics Click here to visit this podcast episode

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