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Virtual Lunch Date from Lusaka, Zambia

Lunch in Lusaka

Holly Hickling of Pitt's Honors College and Mathew Tembo of the Music Department take you out for a virtual lunch date from Lusaka, Zambia.  You will learn about the staple food nshima, a cornmeal dish, as well as other culinary delights such as edible leaves and caterpillars.

Holly is a member of the African Heritage Room Committee and a past panelist on the African Heritage Room Study Abroad Scholarship. 

Matthew is a 2018 African Heritage Room Scholarship winner in honor of Dr. Ralph Proctor.  Matthew's research focused on how technology has equalized music in Africa for women musicians.

 

It is being Zoom broadcast Friday, May 8th at 1:30 p.m.  You must register for the Zoom broadcast to have the password to join.  Register at the University of Pittsburgh Events Calendar.