Kevin Geddes

kevin geddes

Kevin Geddes

Research Student

Biography

PhD Researcher with an interest in early television cooking programmes in Britain

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Television history, the peabody archive, and cultural memory

Journal Article
Geddes, K. (in press)
Television history, the peabody archive, and cultural memory. Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, https://doi.org/10.1080/01439685.2020.1865679

For the Housewife? From ‘The Singing Cook’ to ‘Common-Sense Cookery’: The First (Distrupted) Twenty Years of Television Cooking Programmes in Britain (1936-1955)

Conference Proceeding
Geddes, K. (2020)
For the Housewife? From ‘The Singing Cook’ to ‘Common-Sense Cookery’: The First (Distrupted) Twenty Years of Television Cooking Programmes in Britain (1936-1955). https://doi.org/10.21427/fv5b-ww74
The first television broadcasts in Britain were beamed to affluent households in London on the second of November 1936. The first cooking programmes followed two weeks later. ...

The discursive construction of class and lifestyle: celebrity chef cookbooks in post-socialist Slovenia: by Ana Tominc, Amsterdam and Philadelphia, John Benjamin Publishing Company, 2017, 177 pp., ISBN 978-90-272-0666-4

Journal Article
Geddes, K. (2020)
The discursive construction of class and lifestyle: celebrity chef cookbooks in post-socialist Slovenia: by Ana Tominc, Amsterdam and Philadelphia, John Benjamin Publishing Company, 2017, 177 pp., ISBN 978-90-272-0666-4. Food, Culture and Society, 23(3), 454-455. https://doi.org/10.1080/15528014.2020.1718409

It's All In The Booklet! Festive Fun with Fanny Cradock

Book
Geddes, K. (2019)
It's All In The Booklet! Festive Fun with Fanny Cradock. Fantom Publishing

Keep Calm and Fanny On! The Many Careers of Fanny Cradock

Book
Geddes, K. (2019)
Keep Calm and Fanny On! The Many Careers of Fanny Cradock. Fantom Films Limited

It's All In the Booklet: Fanny Cradock's Power as a Pioneer TV Celebrity Chef and How She Used It to Transform Cooking Shows on the BBC

Conference Proceeding
Geddes, K. (2018)
It's All In the Booklet: Fanny Cradock's Power as a Pioneer TV Celebrity Chef and How She Used It to Transform Cooking Shows on the BBC
The development of cooking shows on television, and the rise in powerful, influential, bankable ‘celebrity chefs’ is often seen as a modern phenomenon involving cooks like Jam...

Common Market Cookery - Fanny Cradock's European Fantasy

Journal Article
Geddes, K. (2018)
Common Market Cookery - Fanny Cradock's European Fantasy. Petits Propos Culinaires, 110, 65-74

Above all, garnish and presentation: An evaluation of Fanny Cradock's contribution to home cooking in Britain

Journal Article
Geddes, K. (2017)
Above all, garnish and presentation: An evaluation of Fanny Cradock's contribution to home cooking in Britain. International Journal of Consumer Studies, 41(6), 745-753. https://doi.org/10.1111/ijcs.12387
The development of cooking on television, and the associated rise in ‘celebrity chefs’ is often seen as a modern phenomenon involving cooks like Jamie Oliver and Nigella Lawso...

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