On Tuesday, July 2, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute welcomes the public to a panel discussion commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
At Jones Valley Teaching Farm in downtown Birmingham, chickens scratch and strut in their coop as rush hour traffic rumbles down U.S. 31 nearby.
I’m a sucker for details. While going through some older interviews in our archive, I spent some time with our Birmingham Greeks oral history project and found these little visual moments taken–on film–at Gus’s Hot Dogs in 2004.
Denizens of Oxford (MS), Birmingham, and NOLA: Boy oh boy, are you lucky. Pitmaster Rodney Scott of Hemingway, South Carolina, is headed to your city as he and the Fatback Collective raise dollars to rebuild the fire-ravaged pits at Scott’s Bar-B-Q.
On Wednesday, September 18, some of the SFA staff had the pleasure of attending a Twilight Supper at Jones Valley Teaching Farm (JVTF) in Birmingham, Alabama.