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African-American holiday traditions : celebrating with passion, style, and grace / Antoinette Broussard.

Author/Creator:
Broussard, Antoinette.
Publication:
[New York, NY] : Citadel Press Kensington Publishig Corp., [©2000].
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 244 pages, [8] unnumbered color plates : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 22 cm
Subjects:
African Americans -- Social life and customs.
Holidays -- United States.
Entertaining -- United States.
African American cooking.
African Americans -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
African American cooking.
African Americans.
African Americans -- Social life and customs.
Entertaining.
Holidays.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
Anecdotes.
Biography.
Anecdotes.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
The lure of the season
'Tis the season
Christmas pleasures, Christmas treasures
Holiday decorating, our way
Keeping in touch via year-end correspondence
Spiritual renewal and religious observance
Holiday recipes
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
The Kwanzaa celebration and buffet
Observing Ramadan
New Year's Eve and Day
The African renaissance comes home
Let the good times roll, it's Mardi Gras
When Easter comes around
Cotillions, Beautillions, and more great party ideas
Juneteenth-a celebration of our legacy.
Notes:
"First printing 2000"
Includes bibliographical references (page 239) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2000
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Cookbooks (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
155972532X :
9781559725323
OCLC:
45763544
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