NYC: Author Merry White At Blue Bottle Friday May 3rd


"Coffee Life In Japan" author and ethnographic anthropologist Merry "Corky" White will be speaking, signing copies of her book, and holding "office hours" this Friday at a two-part series of events with Blue Bottle Coffee. Dr. White is a Professor of Anthropology at Boston University, an author of several books on contemporary Japanese society … [Read more...]

[Video] The History of Coffee Culture In America


Smithsonian Magazine drops a video on coffee culture in America with Merry "Corky" White, author of Coffee Life In Japan. Lots of nice cafes featured in this video, including a glimpse of Dwelltime and a longer section with Blue State Coffee. We think this video is just charming, especially that Merry White! From videoist Devin Hahn for Boston … [Read more...]