African American Cookbook Authors And Chefs

The Rise
From "The Rise: Black Cooks and the Soul of American Food" by Marcus Samuelsson

Our cookbook collection is brimming with cookbooks that highlight and celebrate the contributions of African American cooking as well as international chefs and restaurateurs. From soul food and Southern cooking to ethnic cooking from around the world, we celebrate Black History Month with these culinary superstars and their cookbooks!

African American cooking

Marcus Samuelsson

Bryant Terry

Edna Lewis

And…Amazing 20 yr. old Haile Thomas

Articles and Youtube clips:
NYT: 16 Black Chefs Changing Food In America

PBS interview with Marcus Samuelson

CBS Sunday Morning: Celebrating Black Influence on American cuisine

20 Trailblazing Black Chefs