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The Great Migration and Southern Restaurants

Panel 1 of Jacob Lawrence's Series the Great Migration 

The following is a link to article in the PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW in which I was interviewed about the Great Migration and emergence of southern restaurants in Pittsburgh.  Below are related links, the one on restaurants includes recipes.

Pittsburgh Soul: Southern Presence Fills Restaurants: http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/lifestyles/fooddrink/s_668590.html


Related Links: 


Author radio interview: Isabel Wilkerson, The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=129827444


Restaurant Stories: http://frederickdouglassopie.blogspot.com/search?q=restaurants


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