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University Libraries Faculty Book Talk Series: Rafia Zafar

@ Washington University, John M. Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
As part of the University Libraries’ Faculty Book Talk Series, Rafia Zafar, professor of English, African and African American studies, and American culture studies at Washington University in St. Louis, will discuss her new book, "Recipes for Respect: African American Meals and Meaning". The talk will take place in Room 142 of John M. Olin Library and will be followed by a reception. Zafar explores the importance of foodways to African American culture. She looks at how culinary traditions have served as a source of identity and pride for the black community.

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