Black Food Geographies: Race, Self-Reliance, and Food Access in Washington, D.C.

Sat Jul 6, 2pm–3:30pm
Presented by: Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Venue: DCPL Deanwood Library
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In her book, Black Food Geographies, Reese examines the structural forces that determine food access in urban areas, highlighting Black residents' navigation of and resistance to unequal food distribution systems. Linking these local food issues to the national problem of systemic racism, the author examines the history of the majority-Black Deanwood neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Limited copies of the book will be available for purchase.

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