The Kitchen Stories

The Kitchen Stories
Exploring the links between food, community, and heritage with the Jewish Museum and Archives of BC

Ep. 13 Food Security (Part 3)
Jan 30, 2018 • 26 min
In this final episode of our series, we apply the ideas from the past two episodes on Food Security into practice by speaking with community members actively engaged in alternative movements that affect change in our local community. These voices come…
Ep.12 Food Security (Part 2)
Nov 28, 2017 • 32 min
Continuing on from our last episode, we learn about work happening in food security through the lenses of plant genetics, dialogue, and race.
Ep. 11 Food Security (Part 1)
Nov 12, 2017 • 16 min
How has the Jewish community organized around the issue of food security? What do Jewish ethics teach us about hunger and justice? We begin to unpack these questions in this, the first of a three-part series.
Ep. 10 The Chosen Food
Oct 12, 2017 • 11 min
Sit in on an evening of our supper club series, The Chosen Food.
Ep. 9 A Love Letter to Vancouver
Sep 25, 2017 • 4 min
We asked some of our guests what they miss about where they’ve come from and what they love about the place they’ve come to call home.
Ep. 8 The Summer Special
Jul 24, 2017 • 6 min
A small taste of the many topics we’re working on for future episodes.
Ep. 7 Food and Gender; A Spaghetti Junction
Jun 23, 2017 • 27 min
What is the relationship between food and gender? What are the expectations, the assumptions, the defiances? How have these changed over time?
Ep.6 Fresh Roots
Jun 2, 2017 • 34 min
Three young people employ food as a means of determining and expressing who they are.
Ep.5 The Business of Food
May 19, 2017 • 18 min
The flavours that connect you to your past are often the ingredients that make you who you are.
Ep.4 Faraway Foods (Part 2)
May 5, 2017 • 23 min
Today we continue our tour of global Jewish culinary traditions with stories from three African expats.
Ep.3 Faraway Foods (Part 1)
Apr 21, 2017 • 23 min
On today’s episode we hear of Jewish life and culinary traditions brought to Vancouver from Bangalore and Shanghai.
Ep.2 The Networks of Food
Apr 9, 2017 • 18 min
This week we learn about the ways agriculture informs Jewish tradition, and much more.
Ep. 1 Food and Memory
Mar 24, 2017 • 17 min
Exploring the links between food, community, and heritage with the Jewish Museum and Archives of BC.