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Chef Michael Twitty Teaches History and Nurtures Harmony with Every Meal | @BCBSNC

http://blog.bcbsnc.com/2017/05/chef-michael-twitty-teaches-history-nurtures-harmony-every-meal/ Cool interview. Really enjoyed it. Enjoy! Advertisements

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#WorldBookDay Pre-Order The Cooking Gene today

  On November 8, 2016, HarperCollins will release my first book:  The Cooking Gene:  A Journey through African American Culinary History in the Old South.     RACE.  We are fascinated by it and imprisoned by it, frustrated by it … Continue reading

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Where Food and History Meet: Michael W. Twitty’s Culinary Journey at Afroculinaria | Discover

https://discover.wordpress.com/2016/02/15/afroculinaria/ Hi! I’m waving from Vancouver, Canada where I’m sooo excited to be attending #TED2016 as a new Ted Fellow. If you’re learning about my work for the first time, the above profile link (Thanks Cheri/WordPress!) will catch you up … Continue reading

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The 5 Cheftavists of 2014: Opinionated About Food and Politics | TakePart

http://www.takepart.com/photos/cheftavists-2014/michael-twitty This makes me kinda proud. What esteemed company!  To be included with Tom Collichio,  Ann Cooper,  Roy Choi and Alice Waters in a list of cheftavists!! Wow. More work to be done. Much more. Thank you Take Part!

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My Eater Piece!

Your favorite food interest site and mine, Eater.com has just relaunched with a really hopeful, insightful and mission – oriented set of responses to questions about how food can change the world, and about the future of food and where … Continue reading

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Sound Bites: 50 Million Hungry In Richest Country | Are America’s Food Debates Just White Men Talking? :: The Marc Steiner Show

http://www.steinershow.org/podcasts/sustainable-farming/sound-bites-50-million-hungry-in-richest-country-are-americas-food-debates-just-white-men-talking/

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I almost Forgot…WYPR Interview from Maryland Morning

Here goes the link from Baltimore’s NPR station; WYPR.  This is my Monday morning interview from Maryland Morning. Enjoy:  http://www.wypr.org/category/podcast-keywords/michael-twitty

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