Monthly Archives: October 2012

Shabbat Meals: West African Brisket – The Jew And The Carrot – The Jewish Daily Forward

http://m.forward.com/blogs/the-jew-and-the-carrot/165211/shabbat-meals-west-african-brisket

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Tweet from Southern Foodways (@potlikker)

Southern Foodways (@potlikker) tweeted at 5:00 PM on Thu, Oct 25, 2012: Meet Michael Twitty, aka @koshersoul, intrepid scholar of African American foodways. http://t.co/ReX9v5fT (https://twitter.com/potlikker/status/261572899125751809) Get the official Twitter app at https://twitter.com/download

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Tweet from Michael W. Twitty (@KosherSoul)

Michael W. Twitty (@KosherSoul) tweeted at 5:03 PM on Thu, Oct 25, 2012: Picking cotton in VA via @KidC0lt http://t.co/ZkuriCWx (https://twitter.com/KosherSoul/status/261573652833775616) Get the official Twitter app at https://twitter.com/download

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Why I’m Going to Pick Cotton for 8 Hours Tomorrow..and yes its 2012…

Tomorrow on Wednesday, October 24, 2012, I am going to go to a Virginia plantation that’s around 390 years old.  I will pick cotton for about 8 hours and hopefully it will add up to 250 pounds–an average day’s work … Continue reading

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Tweet from Michael W. Twitty (@KosherSoul)

Michael W. Twitty (@KosherSoul) tweeted at 11:38 AM on Thu, Oct 18, 2012: My main concern with African American foodways is not how to define it but rather how its development defines us as African Americans. (https://twitter.com/KosherSoul/status/258955150889218049) Get the official … Continue reading

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Tweet from Michael W. Twitty (@KosherSoul)

Michael W. Twitty (@KosherSoul) tweeted at 11:19 AM on Thu, Oct 18, 2012: #CulinaryJustice=honoring the agency& importance of the foodways,food people &culinary worth of oppressed and suppressed communities.MWT (https://twitter.com/KosherSoul/status/258950553818759168) Get the official Twitter app at https://twitter.com/download

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The Southern Discomfort Tour is at Kingsley Plantation in Florida!

This weekend near Jacksonville, Florida I will be doing historic interpretation at Kingsley Plantation, a site that gives insight into the antebellum period in Florida, the Lowcountry’s culture and the curious marriage of Zephaniah Kingsley and a young Wolof girl … Continue reading

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