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The Hour of the Goddess (Memories of Women, Food and Ritual in Bengal)

The Hour of the Goddess (Memories of Women, Food and Ritual in Bengal)

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  • Dimensions:8.0 inch x 5.0 inch
  • Edition:2006
  • Author:Chitrita Banerji
  • Publisher:Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.
  • ISBN:9780144001422
  • Cover Type:Paperback
  • Number of Pages:154 (10 B/W Illustrations)
  • About theAuthor

     

    Chitrita Banerjigrew up in Calcutta, received her master’s degree from Harvard University, andnow lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She spent many years as a journalist,editor and translator. Her other books include Bengali Cooking:Seasons and Festivals and Life and Food in Bengal.

     

    Her articles, columns and short fiction have appearedin Granta, Gourmet, Gastronomica, Boston Globe, American Prospect, Calyx, Petits Propos Culinaires,Phoenix, and BostonMagazine, andshe has received awards for her papers at the Oxford Symposium of Food andCookery.

     

    Contents

     

    THE HOUR OF THE GODDESS

    1

    FEEDING THE GODS

    11

    PATOLER MA

    27

    A DOSE OF BITTERS

    35

    FOOD AND DIFFERENCE

    47

    CROSSING THE BORDERS

    59

    THE BONTI OF BENGAL

    75

    FIVE LITTLE SEEDS

    85

    WHAT BENGALI WIDOWS CANNOT EAT

    95

    HOW BENGAL DISCOVERED CHHANA

    105

    FOOD, RITUAL AND ART IN BENGAL

    125

    REFERENCES

    143

    ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

    145

     

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