Black History Month Speaker Series: Nourishing Traditions
Plants, Food and Healing in African and African American History
Nourishing Traditions is presented by
For more information, please contact WFU Dept. of History: 336.758.5501 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Old Salem’s Hidden Town Project is pleased to partner in presenting this lecture series:
- Tuesday February 6: Entering a White Profession: Black Physicians in the
Turn of the Century South with Todd Savitt, PhD, Professor of Medical Humanitities and History at the Brody School of Medicine of East Carolina University
- Thursday February 15: From a Haunted Plate: Becoming an 18th and 19th Century Black Chef with author and culinary historian Michael W. Twitty. A reception & book signing furnished by Bookmarks will follow. Part of the New Winston Museum spring Salon Series.
- Monday February 19: Seeds of Memory: Food Legacies of the Transatlantic Slave Trade with Judith Carney, PhD, Professor of Geography at University of California at Los Angeles. Also sponsored by WFU Phi Beta Kappa.
Old Salem’s Homowo Harvest Collection
African/American Heirloom Seeds