Monthly Archives: January 2014

Meet Ira Wallace of Southern Exposure Seed Exchange

  Ira Wallace, author of The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Southeast, is a Central Virginia Master Gardener and a worker/owner of the cooperatively managed Southern Exposure Seed Exchange. . She serves on the boards of Organic … Continue reading

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African American Jews on the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King | Jewish& – My Jewish Learning

http://www.myjewishlearning.com/blog/jewish-and/2014/01/14/african-american-jews-on-the-legacy-of-dr-martin-luther-king/ Fresh from Be’chol Lashon!

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Guess Who’s Coming to the Culinary Institute of America?

Very pleased to report my upcoming visit to the Culinary Institute of America this week! Click on this: http://enthusiasts.ciachef.edu/dooley-lecture-series/ to learn more! The subject of the talk is becoming an 18th and 19th century Black chef. I’ll be giving an … Continue reading

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Camp for Jews of color gets a visit from suddenly famous culinary star | j. the Jewish news weekly of Northern California

http://www.jweekly.com/article/full/70491/camp-for-jews-of-color-gets-a-visit-from-suddenly-famous-culinary-star/

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Watch “REVEAL – Michael Twitty” on YouTube

My African Ancestry reveal video. From a synagogue to a historic plantation.  All parts of myself.

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Watch “Michael Twitty on Culinary Injustice at MAD3” on YouTube

Please watch and feel free to share!

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