Oct. 17—There are so many candidates for Pick of the Week we had to expand to more than one this week.
To many immigrants, food means home, love, family, but also new experiences as their cuisine meets dishes of their new country.
These writers have mined their multilayered, multisensory memories for you; they have brought their best storytelling gifts to these pages about food and families.
You will see the beautifully human complexities in each author through their multifaceted relationships to food and family.”
Providing music at the Freedom Library event will be The Gated Community, a country/bluegrass band started in 2006 by South Asian-American Yale graduate and political activist Sumanth Gopinath.