If I Can Cook/You Know God Can #2020

If I Can Cook/You Know God Can Ntozake Shange Vertamae Grosvenor If I Can Cook You Know God Can Acclaimed artist Ntozake Shange offers this delightfully eclectic tribute to black cuisine as a food of life that reflects the spirit and history of a people With recipes such as Cousin Eddie s Shark

  • Title: If I Can Cook/You Know God Can
  • Author: Ntozake Shange Vertamae Grosvenor
  • ISBN: 9780807072417
  • Page: 355
  • Format: Paperback
  • If I Can Cook/You Know God Can Ntozake Shange Vertamae Grosvenor Acclaimed artist Ntozake Shange offers this delightfully eclectic tribute to black cuisine as a food of life that reflects the spirit and history of a people With recipes such as Cousin Eddie s Shark with Breadfruit and Collard Greens to Bring You Money, Shange instructs us in the nuances of a cuisine born on the slave ships of the Middle Passage, spiced by the jazz oAcclaimed artist Ntozake Shange offers this delightfully eclectic tribute to black cuisine as a food of life that reflects the spirit and history of a people With recipes such as Cousin Eddie s Shark with Breadfruit and Collard Greens to Bring You Money, Shange instructs us in the nuances of a cuisine born on the slave ships of the Middle Passage, spiced by the jazz of Duke Ellington, and shared by all members of the African Diaspora Rich with personal memories and historical insight, If I Can Cook You Know God Can is a vivid story of the migration of a people, and the cuisine that marks their living legacy and celebration of taste.
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    1. I loved the recipes and look forward to cooking them She narrates them the way someone would if you were standing in the kitchen or grocery store with them I also love the way she weaves together historical sociological knowledge with personal experience of people and places and food, and relates all of this to food, the way food structures our lives Food is the best way to learn history for me, and so I appreciate this structure and the conviction with which she tells these stories This would b [...]

    2. This exploration of the African diaspora through traditional cuisine has its moments of brilliance The writing can be a bit uneven, but the recipes, told in the voice of the original cook, make it invaluable New Year s Day Collard GreensHoppin JohnChitlins if that is your thing GumboFish CurryHush PuppiesCouscous RoyaleDominican Bread Pudding

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