Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Smart Mouth

Jan 27, 2021

Lunch counters vs delis vs sandwich shops - is it all semantics? Sometimes. But not when we're talking about the 1960s. (And, no, tuna melts were not created by accident.)

You can listen to Smart Mouth on iTunes, on Stitcher, on Spotify. Check out all our episodes so far here. If you like, pledge a buck or two on Patreon.

This episode brought to you by Wünder, makers of European-style quark. Go to Wünder Creamery and enter code SMARTMOUTH for 15% off on your first order.

Smart Mouth newsletter

Smart Mouth merch

Smart Mouth IG

Katherine Twitter

Max Twitter 

Max Flickr 

Related Episode:

Ladies Who Lunch 


The Fight to Save Alaska's Bristol Bay Salmon 


Washington Post 

Jackson Free Press 

American Tuna: The Rise and Fall of an Improbable Food 

Sitting for Equal Service: Lunch Counter Sit-Ins, United States, 1960s 

Coming of Age in Mississippi: The Classic Autobiography of Growing Up Poor and Black in the Rural South 

Signs of the Times: The Visual Politics of Jim Crow