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Film: High on the Hog: Our Roots

Celebrating Black History Month
Thursday, 2/3/2022
12:00 - 2:00
Koret Auditorium
Main Library

100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

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Episode 1: The hunt for African American food's roots goes to Benin, where okra and yam rule the market and pre-enslavement fish and corn plates reign at a table.

NR, 59 mins. 2021-22.

Stars: Adrian Miller, Stephen Satterfield, Ben Harney

SFPL will be screening all episodes of this entertaining and educational documentary. See below for dates and info:

February 10th: The Rice Kingdom

February 17th: Our Founding Chefs

February 24th: Freedom

Check out our curated list of cookbooks by Black Authors on our web site.

Watch party and film discussions. 

Connect to engaging discussions and performances related to the Black community.

This program is sponsored by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

Attending Programs

Questions about the program or problems registering? Contact sfplcpp@sfpl.org. For accommodations (such as ASL interpretation or captioning), call (415) 557-4400 or contact accessibility@sfpl.org. Requesting at least 72 hours in advance will help ensure availability.

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