‘Soul Food Junkies’ screening

The Muhammad Ali Center is partnering with several community organizations to show “Soul Food Junkies” on March 25 at 7 p.m. in the Center’s auditorium, 144 N. Sixth St. In “Soul Food Junkies,” filmmaker Byron Hurt sets out on a historical and culinary journey to learn more about the soul food tradition and its relevance to black cultural identity. The film is free and open to the public and is part of a complimentary evening-long event during which partners will be on hand to answer questions and provide information on food equity and resources in our community. From 6 to 7 p.m. there will be a healthy food and living festival, complete with community partner exhibitions and free samples of soul food with a healthful spin. From 8 to 9 p.m. there will be a discussion with filmmaker Byron Hurt along with other community representatives. For information or to reserve your seat email eherbert@alicenter.org. For those unable to attend the Muhammad Ali Center event, the University of Louisville will host a screening of “Soul Food Junkies” at 2 p.m. on March 25. The film will be shown in the Chao Auditorium in Ekstrom Library at UofL and is free and open to the public. The film will be followed by Q&A with Byron Hurt and a reception with health-promoting soul food samples. For information email embryjim@gmail.com.

Event Details

Date: Mar 25, 2013
Starts: 6:00 PM | Ends: 9:00 PM
Muhammad Ali Center
144 N. Sixth St
Louisville, Ky