What is it about?
In this research we explain how rituals are a main meaning making organizer when dealing with cooking performance. As a case of analysis we have chosen the preparation and consumption of hallacas, a Venezuelan dish of massive consumption at Christmas time.
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Why is it important?
It is important since it shows how rituals permate all of our social behaviors.
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This page is a summary of: Semiotic food, semiotic cooking: The ritual of preparation and consumption of hallacas in Venezuela, Semiotica, January 2016, De Gruyter, DOI: 10.1515/sem-2016-0088.
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