"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more when it is in context."
— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project
COSTA MESA—Join a special live taping of The Splendid Table, a weekly audio companion celebrating the intersection of food and life. For this live experience, host Francis Lam (he/him) will dig into Orange County’s rich culinary scene, offering delicious bites of wisdom from some of the area’s most beloved culinary artisans.
He’ll be joined onstage by Daniel Castillo of Heritage Barbecue, Kenneth Nguyen, host of The Vietnamese podcast, Patricia Huang, general manager of the wildly popular 626 Night Market, and Gustavo Arellano, Los Angeles Times columnist and author of Taco USA: How Mexican Food Conquered America. And of course we’ll have something delicious for everyone to taste!
Where: South Coast Repertory, 655 Town Center Dr., Costa Mesa
Purchase tickets on the event website.
This project is supported by a Humanities for All Project Grant.