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Soul Food Junkies [DVD]

Filmmaker Byron Hurt looks at the past and future of soul food; from its roots in Western Africa, to its incarnation in the American South, to its contribution to modern health crises in communities of color. Soul Food Junkies also looks at the socioeconomics of the modern American diet, and how the food industry profits from making calories cheap, but healthy options expensive and hard to find.

Format

DVD

Availability

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  • DVD 641.59296073 Sou, DVD
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  • DVD 641.59296073 Sou, DVD

Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9781608838516


Format: DVD
Summary: Filmmaker Byron Hurt looks at the past and future of soul food; from its roots in Western Africa, to its incarnation in the American South, to its contribution to modern health crises in communities of color. Soul Food Junkies also looks at the socioeconomics of the modern American diet, and how the food industry profits from making calories cheap, but healthy options expensive and hard to find.
Title: Soul food junkies [DVD] / [director] Byron Hurt.
Publisher Date: [United States] : PBS Distribution, 2013.
Subject: African American cooking African Americans -- Food. African Americans -- Social life and customs Food habits -- United States Food preferences -- United States Food -- Social aspects -- United States.
Isbn: 9781608838516
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 641.59296073 Sou
Oclc: 826803810
Upc: 841887018548
Bib Id: 422107

Format: DVD
Summary: Filmmaker Byron Hurt looks at the past and future of soul food; from its roots in Western Africa, to its incarnation in the American South, to its contribution to modern health crises in communities of color. Soul Food Junkies also looks at the socioeconomics of the modern American diet, and how the food industry profits from making calories cheap, but healthy options expensive and hard to find.
Title: Soul food junkies [DVD] / [director] Byron Hurt.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : PBS Distribution, 2013.
Description: 1 videodisc (63 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: Rating: TVPG.
Subjects: African American cooking
Subjects: African Americans -- Food.
Subjects: African Americans -- Social life and customs
Subjects: Food habits -- United States
Subjects: Food preferences -- United States
Subjects: Food -- Social aspects -- United States.
Genre: Documentary television programs
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Other Author: Hurt, Byron, 1970-
Other Author: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Other Author: PBS Distribution (Firm)
Notes: Title from sell sheet.
Notes: Originally broadcast on television in 2013.
Notes: DVD, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Notes: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
ISBN: 9781608838516
Publisher Number: INL61405
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: 641.59296073 Sou
Medium: [DVD]