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Catch a Replay of my “Turn the Page” discussion on “The History of White People”

I was thrilled to participate in a “Turn the Page” event on Colorado Public Radio where I co-hosted, along with Ryan Warner, a discussion with author Dr. Nell Irvin Painter on her book The History of White People. For those …
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Catch the replay of my AJC Book Festival Virtual Appearance

If you missed the discussion of The President’s Kitchen Cabinet and Black Smoke, here’s how you may access the replay here. Here are some tips about Crowdcast from our help page to help you, and anyone you share the link …
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Great Places in the Denver Area to Celebrate “National Fried Chicken Day.”

Here’s my list of places where I think you’ll enjoy celebrating “National Fried Chicken Day,” also known as July 6th. I arrange these in categories that I hope you find helpful. Please note, I’m focused on bone-in chicken, not sandwiches. …
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Here’s my BBC World News Interview!

In case you missed it, I was on BBC World News TV on Monday, June 22, 2020. Here’s a link to the clip:

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Congratulations to the 2020 Inductees to the Barbecue Hall of Fame!

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Congratulations to the 2020 BBQ Hall of Fame Semifinalists!

Here are the nine semifinalists for the 2020 inductee class of the American Royal’s Barbecue Hall of Fame! The final three inductees will be announced towards the end of May 2020.

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ICYMI: I was on PBS’s “Somewhere South” with Chef Vivian Howard!

In case you missed it. I made a guest appearance on the barbecue episode of Somewhere South with Chef Vivian Howard! It was a lot of fun to hang with Chef Howard and find out more about North Carolina barbecue. …
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Here’s Your Chance to Nominate Someone to the Barbecue Hall of Fame!

  Do you know someone who should be in The Barbecue Hall of Fame (“BBQHoF”)? Here’s your chance to nominate them! The BBQHoF will accept nominations until mid-April 2020. Submit your nomination using this link. 

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Catching me talking about African American barbecue cooks on Denver’s Channel 7.

Thanks to Micah Smith for interviewing me for this Black History Month segment on Denver’s Channel 7!    

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Coming in 2020–Soulful Beverage Coasters!

I met artist Susan Schroeder last summer at the 2019 Slow Food Nations conference held in Denver, Colorado.   In a great bit of marketing, she gave me a free 4-pack of beverage coasters that she had designed. I instantly …
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