The Migrant's Table: Meals and Memories in Bengali-American Households / Edition 1

The Migrant's Table: Meals and Memories in Bengali-American Households / Edition 1

by Krishnendu Ray
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592130962
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2West Bengali food norms : geography, economy, and culture14
3Bengali-American food consumption48
4Gastroethnicity : reorienting ethnic studies77
5Food work : labor of love?115
6Meals, migration, and modernity130
AppSeven-day menu for a Bengali-American family in the greater Chicago area195

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