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The Resource Biting through the skin : an Indian kitchen in America's heartland, Nina Mukerjee Furstenau

Biting through the skin : an Indian kitchen in America's heartland, Nina Mukerjee Furstenau

Label
Biting through the skin : an Indian kitchen in America's heartland
Title
Biting through the skin
Title remainder
an Indian kitchen in America's heartland
Statement of responsibility
Nina Mukerjee Furstenau
Title variation
Biting through the skin
Title variation remainder
an Indian kitchen in Americas heartland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this memoir, Furstenau, a journalist, food writer, and journalism professor, documents her life growing up in Kansas and Missouri in an Indian household and her journey of assimilation and identity. She juxtaposes the Midwest with India in terms of food and culture and describes how the Indian culture influenced her family's home and kitchen, providing recipes throughout. Annotation ©2014 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10221040
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Furstenau, Nina Mukerjee
Dewey number
394.1/2095414
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.B26
LC item number
F87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Furstenau, Nina Mukerjee
  • Bengali Americans
  • Bengali Americans
  • Bengali Americans
  • Cooking, Indic
  • Food habits
  • Food habits
  • Kansas
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an Indian kitchen in America's heartland
Label
Biting through the skin : an Indian kitchen in America's heartland, Nina Mukerjee Furstenau
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Transformation -- Two brides -- Little India -- Journey -- Table grace -- Small things satisfied -- Indian breads -- Grand Lake menu for a guru -- An Indian kitchen in Kansas -- Attic fans and flying typewriters -- Mother tongue -- On the road with Amiya and Rani -- All our Tupperware is stained with turmeric -- Strength of a nation -- Street foods -- Six recipe cards, a wing and a prayer, circa 1984 -- Bishshwayya -- A (not so) funny thing happened on the way to Didu's house -- Pop culture India
Control code
2013005215
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 168 pages
Isbn
9781609381851
Lccn
2013005215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Biting through the skin : an Indian kitchen in America's heartland, Nina Mukerjee Furstenau
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Transformation -- Two brides -- Little India -- Journey -- Table grace -- Small things satisfied -- Indian breads -- Grand Lake menu for a guru -- An Indian kitchen in Kansas -- Attic fans and flying typewriters -- Mother tongue -- On the road with Amiya and Rani -- All our Tupperware is stained with turmeric -- Strength of a nation -- Street foods -- Six recipe cards, a wing and a prayer, circa 1984 -- Bishshwayya -- A (not so) funny thing happened on the way to Didu's house -- Pop culture India
Control code
2013005215
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 168 pages
Isbn
9781609381851
Lccn
2013005215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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