Monthly Archives: August 2013

Hangover Observations From the 2013 MAD Symposium | Eater National

http://m.eater.com/archives/2013/08/27/hangover-observations-from-the-2013-mad-symposium.php Just a great outside perspective on the MADness in Copenhagen.  More later from me.

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Thanks First We Feast! Afroculinaria included on The Greatest Food Bloggers of All Time.

http://firstwefeast.com/eat/best-food-bloggers-ever/s/michael-w-twitty/ So…my good friend Miriam Rubin (author of Tomatoes by UNC Press) linked me to this list of the 20 Greatest (American) Food Bloggers of all time on http://www.FirstweFeast.com.  I am really floored just to be a part of this … Continue reading

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The Secret History of Okra – Okra Soup

http://thehistorykitchen.com/2013/08/27/history-okra-soup-recipe/ I am now on the team of Tori Avey’s History Kitchen blog (www.thehistorykitchen.com) and this is my first post! Tori’s true claim to fame is the wildly popular renowned blog, The Shiksa in the Kitchen (www.theshiksa.com).  Enjoy this entry … Continue reading

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Bill Press Show Interview w/Peter Ogburn and Clinton Yates

http://m.soundcloud.com/bill-press-show/culinary-historian-michael

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African American Foodways with Michael W. Twitty 08/15 by BerniceBennett | History Podcasts

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/bernicebennett/2013/08/16/african-american-foodways-with-michael-w-twitty-1

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Dear All Def Digital History and Russell Simmons; Re: Harriet Tubman

Dear All Def Digital History and Russell Simmons; Re: Harriet Tubman By now you’ve taken the video of Harriet Tubman using her African wilds to seduce her “master,” and blackmail him by video, off of YouTube.  A lot of people … Continue reading

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Deen debacle boosts awareness of effort to get ‘into the heads and bellies’ of enslaved persons | Big Bite

http://m.indyweek.com/indyweek/blogs/Post?basename=deen-debacle-boosts-awareness-of-effort-to-get-into-the-heads-and-bellies-of-enslaved-persons&day=14&id=BigBite&month=08&year=2013

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