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Humanities Hotline

Date and Time: November 15, 2020

Location: Phone, , Topeka
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Hungry for stories? The new Humanities Hotline topics are all about food. Gene Chávez, public scholar, shares the history of the tortilla and a recipe for tortillas or sopapillas. Devon Mihesuah, Cora Lee Beers Price Professor in the Humanities at the University of Kansas, discusses the cultural importance of indigenous food. Aaron Barnhart, public scholar, tells the story of Henry Clubb's Kansas Vegetopia of 1856.
Journalist Beccy Tanner talks about the history of Jell-O and shares a few of her favorite Jell-O salad recipes. 

Sponsored by: Humanities Kansas

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