Charles Standing and Sonia Cabano are organising a food and forage day on 12 October. They’ll forage for food in the Cape Town CBD and Sea Point, and will then return home to cook the spoils. Get in touch with Charles if you’d like to go along.
Children in some Cape Town schools are going hungry because the Peninsula Schools Feeding Programme lost its tender to provide meals.
What the Republican vote to cut the food stamp programme, and support for the Farm Bill, says about the state of the party.
The South African cabinet has approved a bill to ban alcohol advertising.
I’m Sarah Emily – that’s me about to eat an enormous breakfast – and welcome to my blog. I’m a South African historian who’s specialised in histories of childhood, food, and medicine.
This is not a food blog, but, rather, a blog about food – and, more specifically, about food, eating, and cooking. The world has enough recipes for red velvet cake floating around the internet. Here, I’m taking a closer look at the complex relationships between eating and identity; between cooking and politics; and between food and power.