The Southern Foodways Alliance documents, studies, and explores the diverse food cultures of the changing American South.
Documenting the experiences of food workers during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Oscar Diaz is the executive chef and partner at The Cortez and Jose and Sons in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Mike Shumake is founder and director of The Produce Project in Raleigh, North Carolina.
In 2021, SFA honored Chapel Hill, North Carolina, chef, author, and activist Bill Smith with the Craig Claiborne Lifetime Achievement Award.
Justin Burke is a pastry chef, recipe developer, and food writer in Davidson, NC.