“The same nagging internal battle tends to arise around corporate Thanksgiving celebrations: Is my dish actually going to be good? Will they eat it? Will I be perceived as the culinary ambassador for Black folks everywhere — and judged as such?”

Potluck season has largely been canceled this year for 2020 reasons, but The Only Black Guy In the Office has vivid memories of the anxieties that these well-intentioned company events would awaken. In his latest piece, “You Won’t Miss the Cultural Anxiety of Office Potlucks,” he reminisces on the hilarity around his past experiences, and why he’s not sad about missing this year’s festivities. Read it here:

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