Rice Talks: Food and Community in a Vietnamese Town by Nir Avieli

By Nir Avieli

Rice Talks explores the significance of cooking and consuming within the daily social lifetime of Hoi An, a properous industry city in important Vietnam recognized for its quite problematic and complex neighborhood delicacies. In a bright and hugely own account, Nir Avieli takes the reader from the personal environment of the nuclear family meal into the general public realm of the festive, remarkable, and targeted. He indicates how foodways relate to type kin, gender roles, non secular practices, cosmology, ethnicity, or even neighborhood and nationwide politics. This evocative examine departs from traditional anthropological learn on nutrients via stressing the wealthy meanings, generative capacities, and capability subversion embedded in foodways and eating.

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