Cara Parks
Cara Parks

Cara Parks is a freelance writer and the Booze and Breakfast editor at Roads & Kingdoms. Follow her on Twitter.

Roads & Kingdoms
June 12 2015 12:12 PMSaint of SardinesOn the eve of Lisbon, Portugal’s annual sardine-and-beer bacchanal, St. Anthony’s Day, Cara Parks looks at the uncertain future of a celebrated fish.
Books
Nov. 7 2013 11:00 AM“Like Most Other Humans, I Am Hungry”M.F.K. Fisher’s The Gastronomical Me, 70 years later.
Roads & Kingdoms
Nov. 15 2013 11:52 AMFree BeerIn Catalonia, booming local microbrews are just another way for people to express their independence.
Books
April 5 2013 12:30 PMMad GirlsThe story of 20-year-old Sylvia Plath’s “real whirl” in 1953 Manhattan.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.