Friday, May 13

CALLING ALL NYC SOUTHERNERS!


HOMETOWN BBQ STORIES @ THE BIG APPLE BBQ BLOCK PARTY, JUNE 11 & 12


You know about our Southern BBQ Trail. You’ve heard talk of our recent collaboration with Broadcastr, the new audio-based social media platform.
To listen to previous audio collaborations between SFA and Broadcastr, click here.
Join SFA in NYC June 11 & 12 when the SFA’s Southern BBQ Trail and Broadcastr come together to collect hometown barbecue stories.
We’re setting up an audio booth at this year’s Big Apple Barbecue Block Party, where we’ll be collecting three- to five-minute audio clips from festival-goer’s about their hometown barbecue.
WE NEED YOUR HELP!

We’re looking for volunteers to help us collect the stories behind the ‘cue.

Looking for a unique way to help support the SFA?  Interested in meeting fun people and hearing stories about pork, pits, and pie? Have a couple of hours to spare? Then join us in this exciting collaboration with our friends at Broadcastr.

WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, June 11 and 12, 2011
WHERE: 9th Annual Big Apple Barbecue Block Party, Madison Square Park, New York City
HOW: Send an email to Amy Evans Streeter, SFA oral historian, at acevans@olemiss.edu
WHY: To support the SFA, experience Broadcastr, and be a part of collecting the stories behind the food—stories about barbecue!
TIMES: Sign up for one of these timeslots: *SATURDAY AND/OR SUNDAY
SLOT A: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
SLOT B: 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SLOT C: 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
SLOT D: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Thanks, in advance, for your support.

See you in the big city!