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Caroline Cooks: From Teacakes to Tamales

From Teacakes to Tamales features more than 100 culturally diverse recipes, handed down from grandparent to grandchild, along with black-and-white photographs and nostalgic stories centering on these family dishes.

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Cornbread Nation 2016

The array of voices here have challenged and refreshed us, both for the wit and style they employ and for the weight of the topics they explore.

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Thanksgiving (A Poem)

Poet TJ Jarrett delivered her poem “Thanksgiving” at our 2016 Summer Foodways Symposium in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Glori-fried and Glori-fied

Mahalia Jackson entered into respectability through the shaming kitchen door, kicking the door down as she stepped.

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Remembering Bonita Conwell

Bonita Conwell, a vibrant force in agricultural, social, and economic justice, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016.