Links to Published Work and Interviews for more links to public speaking

Rafu Shimpo Paying the Good Fortune Forward

LA Times Couple turns taqueria into a food bank

LA WEEKLY   (I have not written for them since the paper was bought out)


Greenwood Food Cultures of The World  The encyclopedia is also available on Google Books. I wrote three entries about Korea, Algeria, and Berbers. The paper about Berbers was the most challenging because the template was nation based. Berbers do not live in one country. They are spread out across North Africa, parts of West Africa, and nearby islands. There’s a significant diaspora in Europe, most notably France.

Interview with me Jerry Quickley’s Public Radio show (My restaurant closed in March 2020 because of pandemic. 

Interview with Kai Ryssdal of NPR Marketplace about my ersatz culinary school. I still teach cooking classes though.