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Allison Carruth researches and writes about American food culture and food systems; literature and science; digital ecology; and contemporary environmental narrative, media and art. She teaches at UCLA, where she is a faculty member in the English Department, Institute for Society and Genetics and Institute of the Environment and Sustainability. She is the faculty director of the UCLA Laboratory for Environmental Narrative Strategies (LENS).

Image courtesy of Natalie Jeremijenko, Farmacy project