Shawna Kenney

  • When Eating Jackfruit, Bring Your Own Rubber Gloves

    Looking like a lumpy, dangerous watermelon, jackfruit can grow up to 100 pounds and 20 inches in diameter, giving some hint as to why it’s known as “tree mutton” in Bengali. It's also the favorite new meat substitute for vegans in the West.

  • These Ex-Gang Members Are Baking Their Way to Redemption

    “Can I interest you in a Rouge Batard?” It’s an earnest offering from a young man handing out samples of bread from the Homeboy Bakery table at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market.