This week’s Gravy podcast looks at hostesses of the Civil Rights Movement. They were school teachers, church ladies and club women who were not direct in their assault of segregation, but nonetheless played a vital role in the change that was to come.
Pihakis Foodways Documentary Fellow Ava Lowrey will screen two films at the 19th annual Sidewalk Film Festival in Birmingham, Alabama.
As Mexicans have made the South their permanent, instead of temporary, home, more tunes are beginning to incorporate it as a setting.
Join SFA for two events at the 2017 Music to Your Mouth festival November 16-19 in Bluffton, South Carolina.
SFA launched an annual week-long Documentary Video workshop in Oxford, Mississippi, taught by Pihakis Foodways Filmmaker Ava Lowrey.
We wanted the sign state not that all are welcome, but that you are welcome.
“I rotated the Plantation Pineapple bottle in my hands. The name dug at me.”
Gravy brings smart, engaging food narratives to a national audience, revealing the South in all its complexity, telling true, unexpected, and sometimes difficult stories of Southern pasts and presents.
Izzat Freitekh opened La Shish Kabob in Charlotte in 2008.