The table is set for the Recipe for Rebellion workshop at Montalvo Center for the arts
Photo by Tina Case
Ancestors in the Kitchen
When working out of a new kitchen, the first thing we do is hang photos to call in our Ancestors and Elders to guide us.
Jocelyn made a run to the garden and neighboring fields to pick flowers and greens to make centerpieces for our workshop dinner at Montalvo.
Sita starts off the workshop with the first plate.
Guests serve themselves out of of shared family style platters.
Saqib breaks down the history of the Black Panther's Free Breakfast Program.
Sita talks about her own family's recipes for rebellion, inviting participants to think about their own family food stories.
Jocelyn closes the workshop with a family song, inviting participants to join her.