Noemia and Nelson’s book on Yanomami mycophagy wins Jabuti award

Congratulations to Noemia Ishikawa and Nelson Menolli, who have just received the Jabuti award for the book “Enciclopédia dos Alimentos Yanomami (Sanöma): Cogumelos” (Encyclopedia of Yanomami Food (Sanöma): Mushrooms). This multi-authored book documents the diverse fungi that are consumed by the Yanomami of northern Brazil, which of course includes Lentinula. The book received first prize in the category “Gastronomy“. The prêmio Jabuti is “Brazil’s most traditional and celebrated book award”.capa_cogumelos

SANUMA, O. I.; TOKIMOTO, K.; SANUMA, C.; AUTUORI, J.; SANUMA, L. R.; SANUMA, M.; MARTINS, M. S.; MENOLLI JR., N.; ISHIKAWA, N. K.; APIAMO, R. M. (Orgs.). Enciclopédia dos alimentos Yanomami (Sanöma): cogumelos. São Paulo: Instituto Socioambiental, 2016. 108p.

 

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