When you sit down for a meat and three in Montgomery, Alabama, say at the Davis Café, you choose from the menu and you get one plate all for you, but at a Korean table in Montgomery – or anywhere – your plates are all shared. And there are many of them. Meat and six or seven, you might say.
My little tiptoe trips to Montgomery opened up a new world to me—and brought me face-to-face with one of my greatest fears.
Two Montgomery, Alabama women used their food to nourish and strengthen their community during the struggle for civil rights and since.