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Recipes for reading : community cookbooks, stories, histories / edited by Anne L. Bower.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Bower, Anne.
Publication
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press
Contents
Bound together : recipes, lives, stories, and readings / Anne Bower -- "Tried receipts" : an overview of America's charitable cookbooks / Janice Bluestein Longone -- Cooking up stories : narrative elements in community cookbooks / Anne Bower -- Claiming a piece of the pie : how the language of recipes defines community / Colleen Cotter -- Growing up with the Methodist cookbooks / Ann Romines -- Speaking sisters : relief society cookbooks and Mormon culture / Marion Bishop -- Voices, stories, and recipes in selected Canadian community cookbooks / Elizabeth J. McDougall -- Empathy, energy, and eating : politics and power in The Black family dinner quilt cookbook / Sally Bishop Shigley -- The moral sublime : the Temple Emanuel Fair and its cookbook, Denver, 1888 / Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett -- Ella Smith's unfinished community cookbook : a social history of women and work in Smithtown, New York, 1884-1922 / Alice Ross -- A tale of three cakes : on the air and in the books / Nelljean M. Rice -- Juana Manuela Gorriti's Cocina eclâectica : recipes as feminine discourse / Nina M. Scott -- Recipes for Patria : cuisine, gender, and nation in nineteenth-century Mexico / Jeffrey M. Pilcher -- Cooking, community, culture : a reading of Like water for chocolate / Cecelia Lawless.
Date
c1997.
Description
xii, 271 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-271).
ISBN
1558490884 (cloth )
1558490892 (pbk. )
GUSN
148699
Call Number
Stacks TX652.R377 1997
Descriptive terms
Community cookbooks History.
Women's studies.

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