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African Americans Who Have Fed our First Families in the White House, a talk with Author and Alum Adrian Miller

Event Details

Date/Time:
Fri, February 23, 2018
06:30PM - 08:30PM
Venue:
WeWork
Location:
142 W 57th Street, New York NY 10019
Map address
Registration Period:
01/26/2018-02/21/2018
Price:
$20, young alums $15 (2013-2017); 1 guest per person because of limited enrollment
Contact:
Mr. Jim Friend, '75

The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas 
 
Join fellow alums for a look back into history at the White House, where generations of dedicated African Americans have served U. S. presidents and their families.  Adrian Miller, ’91, International Relations, noted Soul Food author and historian, will speak about his latest highly acclaimed book, The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas, which was a 2018 NAACP Image Award Nominee for "Outstanding Literary Work—Non-Fiction.”  

Adrian also is the author of Soul Food: The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine, One Plate at a Time, which won the 2014 James Beard Foundation Book Award for Outstanding Research & Scholarship.

Reception: 6:30-7:15 pm
Book Discussion:  7:15 pm, followed by Q & A, book signing, conversation
 
Adrian Miller’s book will be available for purchase after the event and he has graciously agreed to sign copies of the book for alums and their guests.
 
This event is co-sponsored by Stanford New York Alumni and SBAA.
Capacity is limited, so register early.

Event Activities

African Americans Who Have Fed our First Families in the White House, a talk with Author and Alum Adrian Miller
Friday, February 23, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

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