"Turkey" Show Notes and Credits
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A correction: "kalkoen" is associated with the trading city Calicut, in Kerala rather than Calcutta.
The following sources were used in compiling the information in this video in particular:
Edwin T. Greninger, “Thanksgiving: An American Holiday” Social Science 54.1 (1979): 3–15.
Elizabeth Pleck, “The Making of the Domestic Occasion: The History of Thanksgiving in the United States” Journal of Social History 32.4 (1999): 773–789.
Andrew F. Smith, “The First Thanksgiving” Gastronomica 3.4 (2003): 79–85.
Dan Jurafsky, The Language of Food: A Linguist Reads the Menu (2014)
Ann Morrill, Thanksgiving and Other Harvest Festivals (2009)
Edmundo Morales, The Guinea Pig: Healing, Food, and Ritual in the Andes (1995)
James W. Baker, Thanksgiving: The Biography of an American Holiday
Karen Davis, More Than a Meal: The Turkey in History, Myth, Ritual, and Reality
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