Meet Freda DeKnight, A 'Hidden Figure' And Titan Of African-American Food

Freda DeKnight was Ebony

DeKnight was Ebony‘s first food editor and author of a best-selling African-American cookbook in the ’40s. Her recipes presented a vision of black America that was often invisible in mainstream media.

(Image credit: Sierra Nicole Rhoden/Chicago Tribune)

Source: Meet Freda DeKnight, A 'Hidden Figure' And Titan Of African-American Food | News : NPR

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