BOOKS & LITERATURE

These wordsmiths are definiely creating a buzz in 2018 I SoCultures

The 2018 edition of CBC Books‘ annual writers to watch list is here. These emerging writers from different genres and fields are set to leave their mark on the literary scene. Their writing styles are attracting the attention what with interesting topics ranging from monstrous creatures to Russian Spies, unapologetically Indigenous and queer political, cultural Read more…

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BOOKS & LITERATURE

“Feast” by Anissa Helou. The book has 300 recipes all from the far-flung parts of the world where Islam spread.I SoCultures

When Anissa Helou was sitting at a dinner party in London, she realized the paucity of Lebanese cookbooks.  From 1975 to 1990, due to the country’s civil war, the entire generation of Lebanese people had been uprooted and had also lost access to the food of their homeland. Her ninth cookbook, “Feast: Read more…

By Rakhee kaushik, ago