Thy Tran

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About me

Industry Publishing
Occupation Culinary Writer & Chef-Instructor
Location San Francisco, California, United States
Introduction I was born in Saigon, grew up in Kansas City, and then took the long road to San Francisco. Along the way, there were not-so-random jobs in nonprofit community development, restaurants, magazine test kitchens, cooking schools, and cookbook publishing. My current interests include the history, culture and politics of food. My website is
Interests Letterpress printing, bookmaking, sewing, crocheting, cooking, eating
Favorite Movies Sik San (God of Cookery), 301/302, Bladerunner, Teeth
Favorite Music Transatlantic Sessions, Leonard Cohen, John Prine, Cesaria Evora
Favorite Books You Are Here: Personal Geographies, Envisioning Information, The Phantom Tollbooth, The Known World, The Book of Salt, The Giver

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