Los Angeles

“How to Cook Your Life” with Edward Espe Brown

As previously announced, we invite you to join Slow Food LA for a special showing of the new film How to Cook Your Life followed by a question-and-answer session with Chef Edward Espe Brown:

When: Friday, November 16, 2007: Screening begins at 7:30pm, Q&A to follow.
Where: Laemmle Sunset 5 at 8000 Sunset Boulevard
Cost: $10.00 per person

Advance tickets will be available for purchase through Slow Food LA. Seating will be limited.

Slow Food Los Angeles is pleased to inaugurate our relationship with Brown Paper Tickets and will be pre-selling tickets for the screening. Visit the Slow Food Los Angeles page on the Brown Paper Tickets site for information about how to reserve your seats. Slow Food Los Angeles ticketholders will be asked to check in outside the theatre to receive your admission ticket before the screening begins.

Edward Espe Brown has been practicing Zen since 1965 (and yoga since 1980), and has been head resident teacher at each of the San Francisco Zen Centers: Tassajara, Green Gulch, and City Center. He has led meditation retreats and cooking classes throughout the United States, as well as Austria, Germany, Spain, and England.

He is the author of several cookbooks including the groundbreaking Tassajara Bread Book, The Greens Cookbook (with Deborah Madison), the Tassajara Recipe Book, Tassajara Cooking and Tomato Blessings and Radish Teachings, and is the editor of Not Always So, a newly published book of lectures by Shunryu Suzuki Roshi.

For more information about How to Cook Your Life, you may wish to view the trailer on the movie’s website.