Tamales, Comadres, and the Meaning of Civilization

By: Clark, Ellen Riojas; Tafolla, Carmen

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This culinary history unwraps the extensive culture surrounding the tamale, bringing together writers, artists, journalists, and Texas' regional leaders to honor this traditional Latin American dish. It is filled with family stories, recipes, and artwork, and also celebrates tamaladas--the large family gatherings where women prepare the tamales for the Christmas festivities. Humorous and colorful, this collection reveals the importance of community and good food.

Title: Tamales, Comadres, and the Meaning of Civilization

Author Name: Clark, Ellen Riojas; Tafolla, Carmen

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Wings Press:

ISBN Number: 0916727815

ISBN Number 13: 9780916727819

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: ING9780916727819

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