Darren Calhoun: Making Space for Others

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“Whether it’s a dinner table, whether it’s a church table, whether it’s a board room … we really do have to include more people.”

“There’s room for us to make room for others.”

Chicago artist and advocate Darren Calhoun sits down with Amy to talk about food justice and the ways each of us can make space for the needs of others at the dinner tables, church tables and boards room tables in our lives. Darren describes how being given food choices during his childhood complicated his visits with extended family, but also shaped the way he thinks about the choices we give to others. Darren also makes is case against cilantro and for Giordano’s pizza.

Episode Credits:

Produced by Kelly Dolan and Matt Troup

Music by Matt Troup 

Additional Equipment provided by Justin Campbell

Kelly Dolan