Janis Thiessen is principal investigator of the Manitoba Food History Project. She is Associate Professor of History, Associate Director of the Oral History Centre at the University of Winnipeg, and the author of Snacks: A Canadian Food History.
Kent Davies is a collaborator on the Manitoba Food History Project. He is an Adjunct Professor and Audio Technician at the Oral History Centre at the University of Winnipeg. He has extensive background in radio broadcasting and is the primary researcher of the Harvest Moon Society Oral History Project.
Sarah Story is the project coordinator of the Manitoba Food History Project. She is a freelance archivist with a decade of experience in oral history. Her current research focus is the history of perogie production, retail, and consumption in Manitoba. If you know of contacts in the perogie biz that she may want to interview, she’d love to hear from you!