Polsky Series: Michael Twitty (two presentations)

Wednesday - March 22, 2017
12:00 PM
Craig Auditorium and Wylie Hospitality and Culinary Academy

Co-presented by JCCC Student Sustainability Committee

Michael W. Twitty, a noted culinary and cultural historian and creator of "Afroculinaria," the first blog devoted to African American historic foodways and their legacy, will share his experiences with you.

He has appeared on "Bizarre Foods America" with Andrew Zimmerman and "Many Rivers to Cross" with Henry Louis Gates, and lectured to more than 200 groups, including Yale, Oxford and Carnegie Mellon universities, the Smithsonian Institution and Colonial Williamsburg.

"Culinary Justice: Defining a Theory of Gastronomic Sovereignty"
Noon-1:30 p.m.
Craig Community Auditorium

"Kosher/Soul: Black-Jewish Identity Cooking"
7-8:30 p.m.
Wylie Hospitality and Culinary Academy

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Please RSVP: Both events are free to attend, but your RSVP is appreciated as seating is limited. You may email the Polsky Series, or call 913-469-3835.