Iliana Rocha was the 2017 Southern Foodways Symposium poet-in-residence.
Two poems by Sandra Beasley, from the fall 2017 issue of Gravy.
Poet Iliana Rocha is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Central Oklahoma. Hear her words opening the 2017 symposium on our first morning.
Wrap up National Poetry Month with this piece by Rebecca Gayle Howell, delivered at our 19th Southern Foodways Symposium.
This is how you fall in love (with cornbread).
Rebecca Gayle Howell, author of Render: An Apocalypse, offers the morning benediction at SFA’s 19th Southern Foodways Symposium.
Poet TJ Jarrett delivered her poem “Thanksgiving” at our 2016 Summer Foodways Symposium in Nashville, Tennessee.
Poet TJ Jarrett weaves stories of corn silk and Civil Rights, learning to read and learning to dance.
Poet TJ Jarrett charmed guests with two readings at our 2016 Nashville Summer Foodways Symposium. Watch her performance here.