The disputed issue of the origin of noodles
- Françoise Sabban
- Friday 22 April 2016
2311 GE Leiden
In this 'Shared Taste' lecture, Professor Françoise Sabban (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris) will try to dig deeper into an issue that has puzzled food historians for some time: who invented the noodle first? Were the Italians first with their invention of pasta, or was it the Chinese, with their invention of noodles?