Novella Carpenter, Farm City

"By turns edgy, moving, and hilarious."
Michael Pollan, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma and In Defense of Food


Novella Carpenter grew up in rural Idaho and Washington State. She studied under Michael Pollan for two years while attending University of California-Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism. Her writing has appeared on and (the San Francisco Chronicle's Web site), and in Mother Jones and Food & Wine. She lives in Oakland, California.


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Monday, June 7, 2010 - 7:00pm
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Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143117285
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Published: Penguin Books - May 25th, 2010