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May 10, 2022
Kelli Faryar

Efrem Fesaha

Efrem Fesaha, owner of Boon Boona Coffee Roasters, grew up in West Seattle with a strong love for coffee.

April 14, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

Editor's Note

Introduction to the Spring 2022: Foodways Issue

April 10, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

Chicken Soup

A chicken soup recipe from the Hmong Association of Washington cookbook.

April 9, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

Have a Donut...You're Going to Be Fine

Interview with Hong Chhuor of King Donuts in Seattle

April 8, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

Mobilizing Mexican Foodways: Judith Herrera of Muy Macho Taco Truck

Kelli Faryar interviews Judith Herrera, chef and owner of Muy Macho Taco Truck in Seattle's South Park neighoborhood.

April 7, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

Moyo Kitchen: Cooking from the Heart

Interview with Mwana Moyo of Moyo Kitchen, owner of Moyo Kitchen and an East African foodways practitioner.

April 6, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

Wendy Wang Interview

Anita Ordóñez, an alumni of the CWCT's Cultural Documentation Field School, interviews Chinese foodways practitioner Wendy Wang.

April 5, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

Sustaining Traditional Foodways with Valerie Segrest

Kelli Faryar interviews Valerie Segrest, enrolled member of the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe and native nutrition educator.

April 4, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

We Grow in the Mud

Brad Monsma offers a meditative report on Seattle's South Delridge Farmers Market, an initiative designed to support farmers of color and the area's African Diasporic communities.

April 3, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

Dumplings and Moon Cakes with Nancy Chang

A mini-documentary on Nancy Chang, a practitioner of Taiwanese and American foodways.

April 2, 2022
SPRING 2022: Foodways

The Carrot Cake Queen of Spokane

Writer Kate Lebo profiles Alison Collins, proprietor of Boots Bakery & Lounge in Spokane. Boots Bakery has long been a LGBTQ+ friendly place, and one of the first vegan/gluten eateries in town.

August 3, 2021
Graceful Expressions

Graceful Expressions: The Teaching and Learning of Indian Dance

A panel discussion on Indian Dance education and performance in the Pacific Northwest.

June 17, 2021
Graceful Expressions

Akhi Vadari

June 17, 2021
Graceful Expressions

Gayatri Nagarkar

Gayatri studies a Northern Indian style of dance called Kathak.

June 17, 2021
Graceful Expressions

Valli Arunagiri

The desire to share Southern Indian dance led her to form her own dance group, Chennai Beats.

June 17, 2021
Graceful Expressions

Deepali Jamwal

As a child, Deepali lived in many of the different states of India, immersing herself in the different cultures and learning their various languages and dance styles.

June 17, 2021
Graceful Expressions

Sangeeta Naidu

Sangeeta describes herself as a Bollywood dancer with a classical background and focuses on storytelling.

June 17, 2021
Graceful Expressions

Anwesha Das

Anwesha began dancing at nine years old and is trained in the classical form of Bharatanatyam.

June 14, 2021
Graceful Expressions

Ratna Roy

Ratna specializes in Odissi, one of the four classical Indian dance styles that were recognized after India’s independence.

February 8, 2021
Traditional Artists of the Yakima Valley

Rachel Ruelas & Quinceañera Dressmaking

Quinceñera specialist Rachel Ruelas tells how tradition, costume, and ritual have evolved over generations, and of the important role they play in growing up.

January 28, 2021
Traditional Artists of the Yakima Valley

Iksiks Washanahl’a (The Little Swans)

Levina Wilkons tells the legend and history of the Little Swans. She tells of a time when swans stopped to rest at Lake Chelan and bestowed upon a woman there the gift of their dance and song.

January 28, 2021
Traditional Artists of the Yakima Valley

Craftsmanship & Community

Listen to Steve Morgan, the manager of the mosaic and letterpress studio at Mighty Tieton, detail the process of glass cutting and mosaic creation.

January 8, 2021
Twin Harbors Culture Bearers

Kristi Maldonado

Watch our Short Doc on Kristi Maldonado who performs as drag king Cesar Hart.

January 8, 2021
Twin Harbors Culture Bearers

Kristine Torset

A short documentary on Kristine Torset, Shoalwater Bay Tribe weaver and cultural resources specialist.

December 20, 2020
Twin Harbors Culture Bearers

Earl Davis

Short documentary on Earl Davis, Shoalwater Bay Tribe carver and cultural resources specialist.

December 20, 2020
Folk Forward

Alan Rammer

Active beachcomber and Aberdeen, WA resident Alan Rammer recount his years scouring the beaches of Washington for seashells, glass bubbles, and other artifacts of the natural world.

December 16, 2020
Folk Forward

John Branshaw

John Branshaw, a fisher poet from Westport, Washington, utilizes storytelling as a way to illustrate the connection with those who share his trade.

December 16, 2020
Folk Forward

Bay City Sausage

Ronda Strode got her start at Bay City Sausage by chance in the mid-1990s and has since become regarded as a specialist in various types of hand-made smoked sausage and beef jerky.

December 14, 2020
Folk Forward

Los Hernandez Tamales

Felipe and June Hernandez turned a tradition into a business when they opened Los Hernandez Tamales three decades ago in Union Gap, Washington.

December 14, 2020
Folk Forward

Gone Fiddling Again

Old-time musicians Cheryl and Chuck discuss music as a universal art, and why it’s important to keep art alive in our communities.

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