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Author Talks @ the Lewis: "Cooking Gene" with Michael Twitty

January 27, 2018

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Contact

Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture
830 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Directions
Phone:
443-263-1800

Overview

 Discover the cooking legacy and ancestral roots of African American cuisine with food historian Michael Twitty, author of The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South. This illuminating memoir of Southern cuisine and food culture traces his ancestry through food, from Africa to America and slavery to freedom. A food sampling of African American cookery and book signing will follow.

Event Details

Event Category General Information Neighborhood

  • Black History
  • Culinary
  • Admission: Included with Museum Admission
  • Inner Harbor

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  • Culinary
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  • Inner Harbor
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