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Just Turned 40? An Architect Says It's Time To Design For Aging

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 2:01pm

An architect looked at communities that serve older adults, and didn't like what he saw. By changing habits earlier in life, he says, we can create vibrant communities that will sustain us.

When Is It OK To Profit From Cooking Other Cultures' Food? You Weighed In

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 12:04pm

We started a conversation about food and race. Who gets to cook and become the face of a culture's cuisine? While our question was prompted by an interview with Rick Bayless, the issue transcends him.

'Going Green' Is Really 'Going Native': Western Apache Chef Nephi Craig

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 10:29am

Chef Nephi Craig of the Apaches in the Kitchen blog reflects on what the "mainstream" culinary world has to learn about Native foodways.

#NPRpoetry, Part Deux: Listeners Bare Their Souls In Stanzas

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 4:13pm

April is National Poetry Month. And the audience is sending All Things Considered original poems in 140 characters or less on Twitter. Here's an update from the curators who have been reading along.

The Surprising Story Behind Spam (The Food)

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 4:13pm

Author Ted Genoways traces the origins of canned spam in his book The Chain; Farm, Factory and the Fate of Our Food.

'Music Was Always My Anchor': A Story Of Soul And Struggle

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 1:00pm

Rashod Ollison's memoir Soul Serenade is a coming-of-age story and playlist combined. He says he "could always tell" his mother's mood "by which Aretha Franklin song was on."

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