Michiana PBS
24/7 WNIT KidsView Learn more about WNIT Passport FreeWill
Get the Free PBS App Download on the App Store Get in on Google Play

Dinner & A Book - Ecology of a Cracker Childhood

Episode #1815 - Ecology of a Cracker Childhood
Evie Kirkwood joins Gail Martin in the kitchen for “Ecology of a Cracker Childhood” by Janisse Ray. They prepare a meal to match the life of a young girl growing up in rural Georgia, uncovering the family, the region and the life of a Cracker childhood.
Original Airdate: May 11, 2019
Photo of Dish
The Guest
Evie Kirkwood

The Menu

  • Black Eyed Peas and Bacon
  • Sliced Tomatoes
  • Cornmeal Crusted Okra
  • Buttermilk Pie
  • Sweet Tea


The Book

Ecology of a Cracker Childhood By Janisse Ray Find this book on Amazon.

Web Extras

What do you think? Leave your comments below.