Anastacia Marx de Salcedo

Anastacia Marx de Salcedo is a food writer whose favorite topics include Latin American home cooking; the intersection of food, business, and culture; and the unpleasant side of eating. More

Anastacia Marx de Salcedo's food writing has appeared in Gourmet, Saveur, Salon, and the Boston Globe, and she's a regular contributor to Public Radio Kitchen. She's a serial entrepreneur who has, among other things, run a boutique ad agency and an English-language newsmagazine in Ecuador. She's working on something that begins with B and ends with K, but doesn't want to jinx herself by saying any more. She's an excellent home cook, a die-hard fruge, and a proud graduate of the Columbia School of Mixology.

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The Death of Film

You'll never hear the whirring sound of a projector again.

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How to Hunt With Poison Darts

A Borneo hunter explains one of his tribe's oldest customs: the art of the blowpipe

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A Delightful, Pixar-Inspired Cartoon

An action figure and his reluctant sidekick trek across a kitchen in search of treasure.

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I Am an Undocumented Immigrant

"I look like a typical young American."

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Why Did I Study Physics?

Using hand-drawn cartoons to explain an academic passion

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