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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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