Raju Rage – Recipes For Resistance
Featuring ‘Never Send A Plate Back Empty’ (audio) and ‘Eat While You Feed?’ (video)
An interview with Khala Aunty, a Panjabi woman and renowned cook who migrated from Bengal to Pakistan after her marriage. She speaks about her life long passion of cooking from the age of 12, Bengali and Pakistani recipes, life back in the day, discussing traditional and modern techniques and methods, customs and culture and the mystery of her missing unpublished recipe book! (in dialogue with Fahro Aunty)
An autoethnographic documentary of the Shah family in Cambridge UK that explores health and wellbeing, care, time, labour, lineage, tradition and archetypes, gender and cross generational and cultural exchange and unconventional family recipes.
What wonderful characters are featured. Listening to personal stories is not only enjoyable but very informative with delicious tip for dishes we can cook and share! Thanks Raju for thinking of this concept and sharing this exhibition on line. It’s a wonderful tribute to your late mum, beloved Harinder!