Yemisi Aribisala's Longthroat Memoirs: Soups, Sex and Nigerian Taste Buds PDF


By Yemisi Aribisala

ISBN-10: 191111526X

ISBN-13: 9781911115267

" Longthroat Memoirs provides a luxurious menu of essays approximately Nigerian meals, lovingly offered via the nation's most sensible epicurean author. in addition to a mouth-watering appraisal of the cultural politics and erotics of Nigerian delicacies, it's also a sequence of affection letters to the Nigerian palate. From concepts in soup, fish as aphrodisiac and the robust seductions of the yam, Longthroat Memoirs examines the complexities, the peculiarities, the meticulousness, and the tactility of Nigerian nutrition.
Nigeria has a robust tradition of oral storytelling, of fantasy production and the innovative traversing of worlds. Longthroat Memoirs gathers a few of these stories and creates an impossible to resist stew, bound to amuse the inquisitive mouth and nourish the artistic belly. A sensuous testomony on why, whilst and the way Nigerians consume the nutrition they like to consume; this publication is a great addition to the worldwide eating desk of ideas.


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