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Lunch & Learn: Atlanta’s African American Culinary History

February 25, 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Bring your lunch and learn about Atlanta’s food history and the major role African Americans played in defining what was sold, eaten, and cooked in this city. Join Atlanta culinary historian Akila Sankar McConnell to learn how food entrepreneurism propelled the rise of Atlanta’s black middle class and contributed to the success of the Civil Rights Movement.

Location:
Decatur City Hall – City Commission Meeting Room 509 N McDonough St, Decatur, GA 30030.

Free and open to the public! Tables for eating are limited.