Education, Whole Hog Barbecue, & Fireside Talks
Barbecue has been lock and step in the formation of America from the time enslave Africans were brought to Virginia to Freedom'ish. As slavery grew, the barbecue grew and traveled in the heads and hands of the enslaved across the south. America can be understand through history via understanding agriculture and food systems. Let Dr. Conyers take his experience and knowledge of the South to help you understand, racism and social justice through food, agriculture, history, and capitalism. Over food, a painful hard subject like this can be much more manageable. You may cry and weep, but afterwards you will have a better understanding of what black people still gave to build a country that did not love them equally and equitably from the beginning to this day.
Tap a Plethora of Engineering and History Knowledge
Dr. Howard Conyers can not only provide your event or conference with a unique culinary experience, but also a glimpse into the past; a veritable traveling museum of Southern culture. Howard grew up on the same soil labored by his slave and sharecropper ancestors, and this knowledge was furthered strengthened as Howard became an avid collector of the antiques used by his ancestors. It would be his pleasure to share antebellum history with your students, family or co-workers. Furthermore, as a rocket scientist, Howard is able to hold traditional classes and training on advanced engineering techniques, as well as be a motivational speaker. Click below to book Dr. Howard Conyers for your conference or institution today.