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Cookbook Historian Toni Tipton-Martin Highlights the Contributions of Black Cooks in American Food History

March 24, 2022 | By Ellen Sweets

When speaking at events, Toni Tipton-Martin engages her audiences with historical images depicting African American women cooks, many of them demeaning “mammy” stereotypes.

Gather ‘Round

December 17, 2013 | By Matt Joyce

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

May 10, 2008 | By Maxine Mayes

The mood in the Boerne Public Library last summer was festive and the atmosphere electric, like that in a roomful of eager fans awaiting the appearance of a rock star.

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