Event Lectures and Symposia Dig In: What Food Says About Us with Cheuk Kwan and Anya von Bremzen
Date and Location
When: Saturday, August 12, 2023
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm EDT
Where: Walter E. Washington Convention Center - East Salon ABC (Street Level, South Building)
801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC 20001
- Stage: Insight Stage Event Type(s): Author Presentations, Panels Genres: Asian and Pacific Islander, General Nonfiction, History, Inspiring and Educational, Nonfiction
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Food: it’s stuff on a plate but also something that tells others about what’s in our hearts and our minds. In “Have You Eaten Yet,” Cheuk Kwan interviews Chinese restaurant owners and workers, showcasing their resilience and multifaceted identities. From Mexican to Japanese, Anya von Bremzen’s “National Dish” reveals the complex history of six iconic national cuisines. Moderated by The Washington Post’s Daniela Galarza.