The Big Read: Cooking by the book

November 5, 2015 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library - Community Room
1101 Bethel St
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
(270) 887-4270 or (270) 887-4295

Cooking by the Book

Kentucky Humanities Council presents, Jonathan Jeffery. Cookbooks document both cultural and culinary trends, products, ingredients, and processes. In 1999 Jeffery began processing a gift of over 3000 cookbooks, most of which were printed in Kentucky and surrounding states. Find out what he discovered as he studied cookbooks ranging from The Kentucky Housewife (1839) to more recent publications on barbecue and tailgating. He examines the evolution of the cookbook genre as well as the gastronomic creations found in these popular works. Evolution of the cookbook genre and Kentucky cookbooks specifically. Sample recipes from area cookbooks made by local students. Be ready to indulge in a good time. Adults

Event Location: Hopkinsville Christian County Public Library, 1101 Bethel St, Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Date: Thu, Nov 5, 2015
Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird