Documenting your food: Ain i Akbari in Mogul India and their relationship with food
Lisette la Rouxe
Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Food and Drink
The Ain i Akbari consist of 3 volumes of documentation written in 16th century India providing a glimpse into the administration of the region during the Mogul influence of Emperor Akbar. This class will discuss how they can be used to document food within the 16th century time period. The class will discuss what the Ain i Akbari documented and give specific examples of references to food and it's relationship to the different regions of this time and culture.