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The Omnivore’s New Dilemma
(Which exotic University City restaurant should we try tonight?) By Samuel Hughes.
Four-Wheel Fare. By Trey Popp

Dining a la Penn
Remember the dining halls? You can still get a burger
and fries, but pretty much everything else has changed.

By Molly Petrilla

Quakers in the Kitchen
Penn alumni offer tips on how to relax and host great
parties, eat well without harming the environment, and dine like a gourmet on the cheap.

Architecture of Madness
Chris Payne GAr’96’s photographs evoke the vanished world of state mental hospitals, where inmates could be both “mad and safe.” By John Prendergast

Slouching Towards Elegance
In her new book, Trustee Professor of French Joan DeJean counts the many ways—from padded sofas, to “casual” clothing, to flush toilets—that France taught the world how to make itself comfortable. By Caroline Tiger
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Last modified 2/23/10

Volume 108, No.4
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Greg Benson


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