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VLA Librarians of Color Forum Author Talk & Event
Saturday, December 09, 2023, 1:00 PM EST
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The Librarians of Color Forum welcomes everyone to our author talk and event on Saturday, December 9 at 1:00pm at Stratford Hall. Dr. Kelley Fanto Deetz, author of Bound to the Fire: How Virginia’s Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine, will share details about her book along with many afternoon activities. There will be a book discussion, tour, cooking demonstration, African drumming, and more! There are 20 slots available.

Agenda:

1:00 p.m. Meet with Dr. Kelly F. Deetz

2:00 p.m. Tour Stratford Hall, includes Cooking Demonstration at the hearth with Dontavius. (Preparing Oyster Stew)

3:00 p.m. Meet and greet with Librarians of Color & Supper at Yesterday’s, 15220 Kings Highway, Montross, VA 22520

5:00 p.m. Christmastide

Cost $10.00 upon arrival | Space is Limited – 20 Slots

Registration: https://forms.gle/TwpLuiUZynDv1vKX7