A friendly neighborhood store can help people feel rooted in their community. But what happens when those businesses close up shop? And how can small businesses in particular survive in the high-rent, high-risk Washington region?
Does Washington D.C. have a distinct food culture? The city’s culinary traditions reflect centuries of political, economic and demographic evolution. But that history is often ignored or forgotten. We begin a new series exploring the city’s modern food culture and how it’s been influenced by the past.
- Jeff Krulik Independent film-maker
- Vance Garnett Freelance Journalist
- Psyche Williams-Forson Associate Professor and Co-Director of Graduate Studies, American Studies, University of Maryland
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