Veronica Chambers

Veronica Chambers

Author, Mama's Girl


Veronica Chambers is currently a John S. Knight fellow at Stanford University. She’s a prolific author, best known for her critically acclaimed memoir Mama’s Girl and the award-winning memoir, Yes Chef, which was co-authored with chef Marcus Samuelsson.  She has collaborated on four New York Times bestsellers, most recently 32 Yolks, which she co-wrote with chef Eric Ripert. The New Yorker called Mama’s Girl, “a troubling testament to grit and mother love … one of the finest and most evenhanded in the genre.” Mama’s Girl has been course adopted by hundreds of high schools and colleges. Born in Panama and raised in Brooklyn, she writes often about her Afro-Latina heritage.  She lives with her husband and daughter in northern California.  You can connect with her

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Rumbling Stomachs and Itchy Feet

2:15 pm-3:30 pm