Image credit: Solan Goose Sandwich Deli and Event Caterers (no relation, unfortunately), Witney, UK. 

Victoria Solan is a design historian, writer and editor. She holds a Ph.D. in the History of Art from Yale University, and has taught at the University of Chicago, Tufts University and the University of Toronto. Formerly a resident of the Boston area, Victoria now lives in Ottawa, where she is working on a book manuscript.