When customers at Cliff’s Meat Market in Carrboro, North Carolina began asking for cuts in Spanish, owner Cliff Collins started looking for help.
El Sur Latino is families.
“Food is geography, and geography is political.”
“El Sur Latino is an ethnicity layered on diverse races of people who speak Spanish in places where speaking Spanish in public gathers looks.”
Before we define El Sur Latino, we explain why it merits attention in the study of Southern foodways.
Come with us as we expand our universe just a little bit more in 2017.