Michael C. Vazquez is a writer, editor and curator whose primary interests include cultural diplomacy, little magazines, music, intimacy, and food. He is Senior Editor at Bidoun, a journal of art, ideas, and culture from the Middle East, and former editor of Transition: An International Review, a journal of art and writing about Africa and its many diasporas.

Michael is an affiliate of Sukhdev Sandhu’s Colloquium for Unpopular Culture at New York University. He lives and works between New York, Detroit, and Wherever.

Michael is the guest curator and collaborator on The Politics of Food.


The Politics of Food:
Season 1


Winter 2014

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