Marisa Gray, Clip 1: Diwali Holiday and Party Foods
Collection: Anahi Viladrich Records at Queens College Libraries' Department of Special Collections and Archives: Marisa Gray
Description: Marisa describes the vegetarian food her family cooks to celebrate Diwali including roti, chana, pumpkin and squash. She also describes food prepared for parties. She finds traditional ingredients like ghee on Liberty Avenue in Queens. Women share these cooking tasks with men in the United States, but men do not contribute to cooking as much in Trinidad.
Religious traditions in American culture; Cooking, Trinidadian; Divali; Trinidadian Americans
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