Tag Archives: African American Heritage Month

IWatch “Food of the Enslaved: Barbecue” on YouTube

I loved partnering with Jason Townsend&Sons, my favorite historic clothier and provider of historic goods to produce a few videos for their wildly popular You Tube series on cooking in the 18th century, depicting the influence of enslaved Africans and African Americans … Continue reading

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10 Interesting Facts You Should Know about African American Foodways: A Quiz with a Prize

I hope to keep my momentum up during the entirety of African American Heritage Month…It’s going to be a very very busy time!  I have presentations at Carnegie Mellon, The Roger Smith Cookbook Conference and the Jewish Museum of Maryland; … Continue reading

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