Lecture: History of Candy

  • Details

    Susan Benjamin, candy historian, returns to the Alexandria Black History Museum to talk about the historic origins of candy based on her book Sweet as Sin: “The Unwrapped Story of How Candy Became America’s Favorite Pleasure.” This program focuses on African American contributions to sugar production and candy making.

  • Oct 21, 2017
  • Phone:
  • (703) 746-4356
  • Times:
  • Starting: 11:00 AM
  • Price:
  • $15
  • Details

    Susan Benjamin, candy historian, returns to the Alexandria Black History Museum to talk about the historic origins of candy based on her book Sweet as Sin: “The Unwrapped Story of How Candy Became America’s Favorite Pleasure.” This program focuses on African American contributions to sugar production and candy making.

Lecture: History of Candy