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Taso Lagos talks with KUOW Soundside about his new book Cooking Greek, Becoming American

April 5, 2022

Taso Lagos and book cover

In a 30-minute interview that aired March 2 at noon with host Libby Denkmann of KUOW’s Soundside program, Jackson School lecturer Taso Lagos, who teaches Hellenic Studies and founded the UW Study Abroad Greece program, reflects on his experience of becoming American at his family’s restaurant in Seattle’s U District neighborhood.

Listen the episode here.

His forthcoming book, “Cooking Greek, Becoming American: Forty years at Seattle’s Continental Restaurant,” by McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, was published on January 13, 2022.