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Spread the Word about this Edna Lewis Event in NYC on April 17th!

Edna Lewis: At the Table with an American Original Sara Franklin with Joe Yonan, Mashama Bailey and Nina Mbengue-Williams Edna Lewis (1916-2006) wrote some of America’s most lyrical and significant cookbooks, including the now classic The Taste of Country Cooking. …
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Terra Vita Festival 2017 Recap

I spent a few wonderful days in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The festival explores a wide range of sustainability issues. I was on a panel discussing healthy soul food with Ed and Ryan Mitchell (a father and son whole hog …
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The Southern Mafia Lunch at Butter ( Part One)

One of my biggest scores for the James Beard Awards weekend was an invite to the “Southern Mafia” lunch. It’s a great time for some folks to gather and support the Southern Foodways Alliance.  The meal was hosted by Chef …
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Soul Food named one of “The10 Best Black Books of 2013”

Kam Williams of Sly Fox Film Reviews picked Soul Food for his nonfiction list of “The 10 Best Black Books of 2013”! Williams is a widely-syndicated writer and that means great news for Soul Food. Check out the full list …
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“Soul Food” is now being served!

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