Helen Leach

Helen Leach is Emeritus Professor of Anthropology at the University of Otago. Her most recent book, The Pavlova Story: A Slice of New Zealand's Culinary History (Otago University Press, 2008), was a finalist in the Montana Book Awards in 2009. She has also written two books on garden history, co-authored nine others, and published over 60 articles in journals worldwide.