Michael Twitty

Michael Twitty is a culinary historian, community scholar, and living-history interpreter focusing on African-American food and folk culture. He is working on a book based on his Cooking Gene project. 

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Soul Food's Contested History

Does a new account with recipes get it right?

AP Images/ Jeff Roberson

AP Images/ Jeff Roberson

The kitchen of Sweetie Pie's in St. Louis, Missouri.