Re: Anthropophagy

May T. Young (
Sat, 10 Dec 1994 03:19:37 GMT

In article <>,
George Anketell <> wrote:
>I'm researching a childrens' book. Its subject is *the human body*.
>Point is, that when kids realise that we are meat, their first question is *What do we taste like?*
>I don't know the answer. Any quotes, references etc would be most helpful.

I've been told that cannibals say that human flesh tastes like pork, and that
some cannibalistic tribes refer to their human quarry as "smart pigs". Sorry,
No references.