Karen and Ben Barker - Magnolia Grill - SFA Founders

There’s No Such Thing as Bad Pie

View “There’s No Such Thing as Bad Pie,” honoring Karen Barker of Magnolia Grill in Durham, North Carolina. The film’s debut screening was at 2018’s Taste of the South event, hosted at Blackberry Farm.

Remembering Paul Prudhomme

“He found a national/international audience for local chefs and restaurateurs pushing Louisiana, particularly New Orleans onto the map of great culinary destinations.”

Marilou Awiakta SFA Founder Photo

OKRACAST: Marilou Awiakta

All week, we’ve celebrated the SFA Founders Oral History Project. Today, meet Marilou Awiakta on this week’s episode of OKRACAST, the SFA podcast. Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, in 1936, Marilou Awiakta is a seventh-generation Appalachian native and self-described Cherokee-Appalachian poet, storyteller, and essayist. After graduating from the University of Tennessee with degrees in French and … Continued