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

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Bower, Anne.
Format: Book
Published: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, c1997.
Table of 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 ecléctica : 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.