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Southern Cooking, Via Gujarat And Oakland

Two chefs who come to Southern food in very different ways.

Writer Kiese Laymon Wants To Be Heavy

Disordered eating, anti-Blackness, and addiction all bubble together in Kiese Laymon’s new memoir, Heavy. "Food to me is a paradoxical way to get into all of the mess of what we are,” he says.