From Jaffna to Trincomalee, across Kilinochchi and Vavuniya, 34 women from Sri Lanka’s north share their stories of strength. Accompanying these stories are their recipes, which speak of love and pulsate with resilience. They nourish, are filled with hope and in their making display a resourcefulness toward life and, ultimately, survival. This book is produced by a grassroots not-for-profit organization of social innovators and professionals who work with communities to create positive change.
So much more than just a cookbook, 'Handmade' tells the stories of 34 women of Sri Lanka, in the time of war, before and after, through food. With beautifully transcribed stories and exquisite photography, 'Handmade', gives you the opportunity to engage with these women, to be inspired by their creativity and strength, and to savour new foods. 'Handmade' is a 248 page coffee table book which was produced by Palmera, a grassroots not for profit organization strengthening economic opportunities & building thriving village economies for rural entrepreneurs & young people. Profits from the sales of 'Handmade' will be reinvested in rural women entrepreneurs in Sri Lanka. Handmade brings us closer to women we may never know. Women who are brave and have a story worth telling, through food worth sharing.
Size: 27.4cm x 21cm. 248 pages.
- Additional Info
Code BCBSL Supplier Palmera Publishers Values and causes Educational
You may also like …
You may also be interested in the following product(s).