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The Cooking Gene: Book Talk & Signing with Michael Twitty

Sep
12
Thu

The Cooking Gene: Book Talk & Signing with Michael Twitty

Wilmington Public Library

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This is a past event, which occurred on September 12, 2019 at 6:00 PM
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A renowned culinary historian offers a fresh perspective on our most divisive cultural issue, race. His illuminating memoir of southern cuisine and food culture is titled The Cooking Gene.  Michael Twitty portrays a slave from the 18th century while cooking and teaching at the Peyton Randolph House in Colonial Williamsburg.

Register here: https://delawarelibraries.libcal.com/event/5662378

Following the book talk, free food samples will be available. Delaware Technical Community College – Stanton Culinary Arts students will prepare samples inspired by the recipes in Michael Twitty’s book. 

10 E. 10th St
Wilmington, DE 19801
302.571.7400

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