Tamales, Comrades, and the Meaning of Civilization
Ellen Riojas Clark & Carmen Tafolla
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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 gathering where women prepare the tamales for the Christmas festivities. Humorous and colorful, this collection reveals the importance of community and good food.
- Category: Regional & Ethnic
- Published: Apr 01, 2011
- Publisher: Wings Press
- Seller: Chicago Review Press, Inc. DBA Independent Publishers Group
- Print Length: 64 Pages
- Language: English