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Food Panel: Eat Your Words: Writers on Food & Culture
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Gustavo Arellano
Gustavo Arellano
Gustavo Arellano is the editor of OC Weekly; author of Orange County: A Personal History, and Taco USA: How Mexican Food Conquered America; and a lecturer in the Chicana and Chicano Studies Department at CSU Fullerton. He writes the nationally-syndicated column “¡Ask a Mexican!” in which he answers any and all questions about America's spiciest and largest minority. This award-winning column appears in 39 U.S. newspapers and was published in book form by Scribner in May 2007.
Adam Roberts
Adam Roberts
Adam Roberts created his award-winning food blog, “The Amateur Gourmet,” in January 2004 while he was a third-year law student at Emory University. After a day of law school classes, he found the programs on Food Network “soothing,” and decided to blog about his experiences as he learned to cook.
Debra Samuels
Debra Samuels
Debra Samuels, cookbook author, food and travel writer, and cooking teacher, has worked with children and families for over twenty-five years. She is a regular contributor to The Boston Globe, and she co-authored The Korean Table (Tuttle Publishing, 2008) with Taekyung Chung. My Japanese Table: A Lifetime of Cooking with Friends and Family, was published by Tuttle in 2011.

Samuels has taught the Japanese about American cuisine, Americans how to roll sushi, and teachers how to put together a Japanese obento lunch.
With Moderator...  Russ Parsons