Elaine Mahon is a PhD candidate at the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT). Her research focuses on diplomatic gastronomy: the role of food and dining in modern power structures and international relations. She is currently researching Irish diplomatic dining between 1922 and 1973.
ArticlesIntroductionFirmly located within the discourse of visible culture as the lofty preserve of art exhibitions and museum artefacts, the noun “curate” has gradually transformed into the verb “to curate”. Williams writes that “curate” has become a fashionable code word among the aesthetically minded...Read more