Abby Mullen

Abby Mullen is the host and executive producer of Consolation Prize. She is a term assistant professor in the Department of History and Art History at George Mason University. Her work focuses on the First Barbary War, where she encountered the four consuls who inspired this podcast: Richard O’Brien, James Leander Cathcart, William Eaton, and James Simpson.

Summer Episode: Against the Grain

Sept. 14, 2021

In this second installment of our summer series on food and consuls, we shift our gaze to look at food ways from the bottom-up.