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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Riana Lynn!

Tuesday, 15 March 2022

Introducing Riana Lynn - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Food Innovation and the inclusivity economy: Solving food with technology from Silicon Valley to Africa'

Synopsis: A look at how Africa and technology will shape the futue of food.

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Yoshivel Elise Chirinos!

Thursday, 10 March 2022

Introducing Yoshivel Elise Chirinos - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Un Asiento En La Mesa: Musings on Food and Appropriation in Cinema'

Synopsis: An essay on food and cultural appropriation in cinema. It would explore the depiction and treatment of food and the act of eating in films such as Chef, Tortilla Soup, Beatriz at Dinner…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Thérèse Nelson!

Thursday, 10 March 2022

Introducing Thérèse Nelson - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Starving at a Full Table. An essay interrogating the sacrifices I’ve made to work as a chef and the lessons I’ve learned that saved my life.'

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Tambra Raye Stevenson!

Wednesday, 9 March 2022

Introducing Tambra Raye Stevenson- one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Serving up Sisterhood: The Power of Food, Feminism, and Forks'

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Selasie Dotse!

Friday, 4 March 2022

Introducing Selasie Dotse - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Black spaces are sanctuary from an industry that refuses to change'

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Scott Alves Barton!

Wednesday, 2 March 2022

Introducing Scott Alves Barton - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Eatplaces: Two Tables Talk of Yesterdays'

Synopsis: My family nuclear family integrated a community just after I was born. They fought to move the neighbors and city hall to move in. Only a few people would sell to a Black family. I grew up in the pink house on the hill…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Reem Assil!

Monday, 28 February 2022

Introducing Reem Assil - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Makloubeh: The food of our nation without a nation state'

Synopsis: Exploring homeland food when homeland is denied. Irony of the Palestinian experience. Every makloubeh is different but unites every Palestinian.

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Preeti Mistry!

Thursday, 24 February 2022

Introducing Preeti Mistry - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'The Tyranny of Brunoise Shallots; Flavor v Technique'

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Nicola Miller!

Monday, 21 February 2022

Introducing Nicola Miller - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Culinary Genealogy: how to nurture a recipe's family tree'

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Mavis-Jay Sanders!

Tuesday, 15 February 2022

Introducing Mavis-Jay Sanders - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Whispers of trade aside the group chat'

Synopsis: Can any leader be without reproach? A personal exploration of the compromises and casualties experienced by intersectional identifying humans on the road to influence. Questioning complicity and ignorance of community in…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Lenore Adkins!

Monday, 14 February 2022

Introducing Lenore Adkins - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Cultural appropration in the restaurant industry'

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Lee Tran Lam!

Thursday, 10 February 2022

Introducing Lee Tran Lam - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Was Anthony Bourdain wrong about vegan food?'

Synopsis:"Vegetarians, and their Hezbollah-like splinter-faction, the vegans, are a persistent irritant to any chef worth a damn." Bourdain famously dismissed non-meat-eaters for being killjoys with weak immune systems, and being…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Krystal Mack!

Monday, 7 February 2022

Introducing Krystal Mack - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Food Design & Art: Embracing Social Practices and Identities Beyond Hospitality'

Synopsis: I share the process of creating a food career outside of the confines of hospitality, using ancestral wisdom as my guide in my practice as a food designer and social practice artist. What…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Cynthia Greenlee!

Thursday, 3 February 2022

Introducing Cynthia Greenlee - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'Some days, I am charcuterie. Some days, I am hot dogs.'

Synopsis: By some trick of professionalism and class mobility, I have found myself as a "food writer" — though I don't define myself that way (rather, I'm a historian and journalist who writes about Black culture and…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Kevin Vaughn!

Monday, 31 January 2022

Introducing Kevin Vaughn - one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: 'On the contradictions of food insecurity in one of the world's largest agricultural producers.' 

Synopsis: Much of Argentina's economy is built around extractive agricultural exports while nearly 40-50% of the country lives under the poverty line and struggles to put food on…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Izzie Ramirez!

Thursday, 27 January 2022

Introducing Izzie Ramirez one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: 'The Food Talent Pipeline: What it means to develop and train young people in food media' 

Synopsis: Food media is notorious for being too white, male, and cis — a reflection of the very people who hold institutional and structural power. But what does it mean to shift that structure…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Hassel Aviles

Monday, 24 January 2022

Introducing Hassel Aviles one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: 'Psychological safety in culture and hospitality'

Synopsis: Learning how to operate against cultural and hospitality workplace norms to improve mental health. A personal story on moving from stigma and intergenerational trauma to developing a practice of seeking and accepting…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Fatima Tarkleman!

Friday, 21 January 2022

Introducing Fatima Tarkleman one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: '"It's too spicy", and other such bulls**t; disrupting inequalities in hospitality and food publishing'

Synopsis: Coming from a healthcare background where care and collaboration are at the centre of its ethos, the unregulated world of hospitality was a gigantic culture shock…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Dorothy Porker!

Wednesday, 19 January 2022

Introducing Dorothy Porker one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: 'Cooking within bounds'

Synopsis: Dealing with chronic health issues I wasn't even a part of the foodscape until a few years ago, when I found food photography as a good secondary creative outlet to my cooking. From working fulltime and then some for years, to not being able…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Ashtin Berry!

Wednesday, 22 December 2021

Introducing Ashtin Berry, one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

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Title: 'Wealth management - how empires are built by the glass'

Synopsis: An investigation around how liquor was a major tool of colonization and how policies were built to make the beverage industry a wealth building industry exclusively for colonizers.

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Ashia Aubourg!

Tuesday, 21 December 2021

Introducing Ashia Aubourg, one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: 'Welcomed to an extent: a Black woman’s journey participating as a vendor at a farmer’s market’

Synopsis: Black vendors are dramatically underrepresented at farmer’s markets. While statistics are difficult to find to back up this claim, one can go to their neighborhood market…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Andrew Janjigian!

Monday, 20 December 2021

Introducing Andrew Janjigian, one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: 'Genocide as cultural appropriation: a rumination; investigating the foods of your homeland when that homeland is denied'  

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Abigail Koffler!

Friday, 17 December 2021

Introducing Abigail Koffler, one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: 'Hamantaschen and the experience of being mocked in the paper of record for commenting on a disparing recipe' 

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Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Arianne "A E" Persaud!

Thursday, 16 December 2021

Introducing Arianne “A E” Persaud, one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders! 

Title: 'On Pride and Shame: how cooking Seven Curry with my mother helped me reconcile my queer and cultural identities' 

Synopsis: As a mixed-race Guyanese person who is also gender non-conforming, holding multiple marginalized identities can be daunting, especially when these…

Contributor Spotlight: Introducing Apoorva Sripathi!

Wednesday, 15 December 2021

Introducing Apoorva Sripathi, one of our amazing contributors for the #ServingUp #crowdfunder w/ @unbounders!

Title: 'On inheritances in food and identity' 

Synopsis: Growing up with notions of purity related to food shaped my worldview. My journey to discovering nuance in both the consumption of and writing about food, and a refusal of "inheritances" that have come to shape who I am, detailed…

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