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“Black Hands to White Mouths”

May 11, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Chef Kevin Mitchell gives a free talk on his research on Charleston’s enslaved and free African-American cooks. “From Black Hands to White Mouths: Charleston’s freed and enslaved cooks and their influence on the food of the South” is a profoundly important, historical work that reclaims and restores the important role that Black cooks and African foodways had in shaping the culinary heritage of Charleston and our nation.


May 11, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Johns Island Regional Library
Johns Island, South Carolina,