Food from Lien Ta's Here's Looking at You, photo by Shelley Som


Women and the Kitchen

Trailblazers of LA Cuisine

Wednesdays, October 10, November 7, and December 12, 7:30 p.m.

About the Program

Take a closer look at the intersection of gender and LA’s restaurant culture during this three-part series with food historian Lara Rabinovitch, PhD.

Lien Ta of Koreatown hotspot Here’s Looking at You kicks off the series on October 10. Then, on November 7, hear from Roxana Jullapat of the café Friends & Family in Hollywood. Finally, on December 12, Nyesha J. Arrington of the restaurant Native in Santa Monica will share her stories. These candid conversations will cover their professional journeys, the politics of today’s restaurant kitchens, and their favorite things to cook and eat in LA. 

Then taste samples of their food!

On October 10, beverages are generously donated by California winemaker Faith Armstrong Foster of Onward Wines.