“No Fruit for her Labor: A Multimedia Cookbook of Gestures”

Sara Clugage and The Dilettante Army Collective have put together a fabulous premier issue entitled Summer Fruit. Below is my contribution to the issue with a link to the entire article with photography. No Fruit For Her Labor Fruits. Labor. The fruits of her labor. No fruits for her labor. Cooking and farming are both… Read More

“IN/Visible,” a video walk thru of the photo install. Large portraits of farmers & porters, catch them on a summer night…

2018 The Real Tastemakers: Portraits of Farmers and Spice Porters in India, Humanities Across Borders, 22 Jun 2018. 2018 This new Exhibit Spotlights the People who Make India’s Food. The Teal Mango, Food and Culture, Lakshmi Gandhi, 14 Jun 2018. 2018 Pakistani-American Researcher Sarah Khan On Her Photo-Exhibition On Indian Farmers & Spice Porters.Indian Women Blog, Arunima Maharshi,… Read More

“Soulful Stitching: Patchwork Quilts by Africans (Siddis) in India” Exhibit, until Jun 10, 2018 @ Davis Museum, Wellesley College, MA

The Siddis of Karnataka are the descendants of early African immigrants to South Asia and enslaved Africans brought to India’s west coast from the 16th century. While they have adopted, adapted, and integrated many aspects of Indian cultures, Siddis have also retained and transformed African traditions. In the visual arts, one stands out: the patchwork… Read More

Cooking is an Act of Defiance, Open City Magazine, Asian Americans Writers’ Workshop

Cooking provides a familiar focus, even a break, and the possibility to recreate culture and share it in a part of the world that finds her, and people like her, distasteful. Read more…

Article 1/2: How Three Experts Tackle Biodiversity’s Imperative

Why worry about varieties of fruits and nuts decreasing? Multiple tastes, different colors, several growing periods, resistance to pests, drought and environmental disasters —  all these factors rest on maintaining, and now reviving, regions and agricultural practices that grow many varieties of fruits, vegetables, nuts, grains and grasses. Read more…

Video: Debra Roberts, master natural beekeeper, talks some bee wisdom in her backyard apiary

Beekeeper, Debra Roberts, shares a bit of bee wisdom from her apiary in Appalachia, Weaverville, North Carolina in August 2012. Read more… Natural Beekeeping, Debra Roberts, Appalachia, North Carolina Aug 2012 from Sarah K Khan on Vimeo.