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Author Christie, Maria Elisa
Title Kitchenspace : Women, Fiestas, and Everyday Life in Central Mexico
Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2008
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Foreword: At the Kitchen Table -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- A Taste of Three Places -- INTRODUCTION -- POINTS OF DEPARTURE -- PART ONE. Women of the Circle -- 1. Xochimilco: "Short on Days to Celebrate Our Fiestas" -- 2. Ocotepec: "Not Letting the City Eat This Town Up" -- 3. Tetecala: "Here Mangos Used to Be Like Gold" -- PART TWO. Kitchenspace Narratives -- 4. Women of Tetecala: "You Have to Be Ingenious in the Kitchen!" -- 5. Women of Xochimilco "It Is Better for the Pots to Awaken Upside Down" -- 6. Women of Ocotepec: "We Used to Have a Lot of Pigs" -- FOOD FOR THOUGHT -- Notes -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Christie, Maria Elisa Kitchenspace : Women, Fiestas, and Everyday Life in Central Mexico Austin : University of Texas Press,c2008 9780292717947
Subject Fasts and feasts -- Mexico.;Kitchens -- Mexico.;Social networks -- Mexico.;Women -- Mexico -- Social conditions.;Mexico -- Social life and customs
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Alt Author Weismantel, Mary
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