2016 Smith Fellow:von Diaz


von. Diaz is a food writer, and radio producer at StoryCorps. Born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico and raised in Atlanta, GA, she is also a self-taught cook who explores food, culture, and identity through memoir and multimedia. Her forthcoming cookbook, GOLDITA:渴望波多黎各,使用讲故事和食谱来探索岛屿的殖民和当代历史,加勒比地区的非洲奴隶制的遗产,以及波多黎各和大陆之间的持续文化交流。

von.’在NPR,Splendid Table,Storycorps,WNYC,Pri的世界,Buzzfeed,SFA的工作中已经出现在NPR’肉汁播客和季度,脚在2个世界和彩色线。她在纽约大学学习新闻和拉丁美洲和加勒比学习,妇女在Agnes Scott学院的研究。