This Historian Wants You To Know The Real Story Of Southern Food

In this NPR Weekend Edition, “Michael Twitty wants you to know where Southern food really comes from. And he wants the enslaved African-Americans who were part of its creation to get credit.”

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One Comment on “This Historian Wants You To Know The Real Story Of Southern Food

  1. I love this article because it speaks to the endless opportunities to talk about race… This sentence highlights the comfort within the discomfort of the conversation – People who may not feel comfortable talking about slavery feel OK talking about sweet potatoes and ham hocks.

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