Marcus Samuelsson Reads His Memoir Yes, Chef

The story tells how the Red Rooster Harlem chef came to New York

Yes, Chef is out June 26.
Yes, Chef is out June 26.


Marcus Samuelsson
powerHouse Books
37 Main St., Brooklyn
Red Rooster Harlem chef Marcus Samuelsson will read from his memoir, Yes, Chef, on Wednesday, June 27 from 7 to 9 p.m. The book tells the story of Samuelsson, who was born in Ethopia and adopted by a Swedish family when he was 3, and how he grew up, found his way to New York, and eventually the head of one of NYC's premiere restaurants. Following the reading, he'll chat with TV personality Isaac Mizrahi about the struggles and challenges he met through his journey. Refreshments will be served, and ticketholders will receive $10 off the book.