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Reading Ms. Bea’s Food Voice: An Ode to My Grandmothers and Black Women across the World

Reading Ms. Bea’s Food Voice: An Ode to My Grandmothers and Black Women across the World 1119902 SREXXX10.1177/23326492221119902Sociology of Race and Ethnicity research-article2022 Our Two Cents: A Symposium on Getting Something to Eat in Jackson by Joseph Ewoodzie, Jr. Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 2022, Vol. 8(4) 565 –566 © American Sociological Association 2022 Reading Ms. Bea’s Food Voice: sre.sagepub.com An Ode to My Grandmothers and Black Women across the World Joseph C. Ewoodzie, Jr. Getting Something to Eat in Jackson: Race, Class, and Food in the American South. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2021. $27.95, 320 pp., ISBN# 0691203942-978. Reflection by: Bobby J. Smith, II, University of Illinois Urbana–Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA DOI: 10.1177/23326492221119902 To reach for one’s past is not about mindlessly food memories of their mothers: “Eva Mae’s food,” following customs. It is not agentless. Ms. Bea my daddy said to me, had to selectively recall the past and make recollections fit within a present context . . . was assurance, comfort, love . . . because I knew When Ms. Bea drew on her past, she recalled it was prepared right . . . no matter what, even her 1960s Lexington, Mississippi household when she worked at the restaurant, I had food, where her mother did all the cooking. . .her http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Sociology of Race and Ethnicity SAGE

Reading Ms. Bea’s Food Voice: An Ode to My Grandmothers and Black Women across the World

Sociology of Race and Ethnicity , Volume 8 (4): 2 – Oct 1, 2022

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1119902 SREXXX10.1177/23326492221119902Sociology of Race and Ethnicity research-article2022 Our Two Cents: A Symposium on Getting Something to Eat in Jackson by Joseph Ewoodzie, Jr. Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 2022, Vol. 8(4) 565 –566 © American Sociological Association 2022 Reading Ms. Bea’s Food Voice: sre.sagepub.com An Ode to My Grandmothers and Black Women across the World Joseph C. Ewoodzie, Jr. Getting Something to Eat in Jackson: Race, Class, and Food in the American South. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2021. $27.95, 320 pp., ISBN# 0691203942-978. Reflection by: Bobby J. Smith, II, University of Illinois Urbana–Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA DOI: 10.1177/23326492221119902 To reach for one’s past is not about mindlessly food memories of their mothers: “Eva Mae’s food,” following customs. It is not agentless. Ms. Bea my daddy said to me, had to selectively recall the past and make recollections fit within a present context . . . was assurance, comfort, love . . . because I knew When Ms. Bea drew on her past, she recalled it was prepared right . . . no matter what, even her 1960s Lexington, Mississippi household when she worked at the restaurant, I had food, where her mother did all the cooking. . .her

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Published: Oct 1, 2022

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