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Blood & Honey Icons : Biosemiotics & Bioculinary

Categorized in these topics: Bioculinary Blood & Honey Bosnia Kolo Trauma Format Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Social Memory Women's Trauma Issues

My book Blood & Honey Icons has taken thirteen years to publish. I sat with the Bosnian Muslim women war crimes and war survivors. I bore witness to their lives in their kitchens, in their homes and on their local streets where they live. All of my bearing witness, constant journeys to Bosnia are learning environments.

Blood & Honey Icons: Biosemiotics & Bioculinary is a cookbook and trauma healing practice topanalysis of South Slavic women war crimes and war survivors. As an author and a world traveling forensic psychotherapist, I have worked with war crimes and war survivors on behalf of the International Criminal Court and the United Nations — presenting an exciting synthesis, the culmination of my decades of field experience.
This book is about food in conflict, a culinary field that has been explored or written about. The book contains inscribed memories frames an original and experiential approach to understanding the healing wisdom inherent from food in conflict, domestic dwelling, agriculture, and husbandry.
This eBook is based on the gorgeous full-color edition, rich with original artwork by Connie Simpson and Erin Hilleary. Several books in one, Blood & Honey Icons: Biosemiotics & Bioculinary explores the distinct yet interrelated explorations of South Slavic culinary practices that will appeal from a variety of angles.

Included are recipes, cultural stories, folkloric references, and bioculinary pedagogy. A section is devoted to explaining the practice of coffee cup reading as a reflective and therapeutic practice. Throughout the book are the set of 26 Blood and Honey Icons card deck, designed to facilitate the tactile exploration and practice of working with archetypal symbols.

This eBook is provided in Adobe PDF format and thus enables the owner to print full color pages for purposes of sharing, teaching, and collaborative acts. This unabridged digital edition is 199 pages and includes references.

Proceeds from book sales support continuing and ongoing work with women war crimes and war survivors.

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