Kaam Ya Aaraam: Gas Pe Dekh Lena

Kaam ya Aaraam? Is that a gendered question?

While the rest of us are watching #TheGreatIndianKitchen, we thought we we will go to a real one. This audio story then, straight from ours to yours.

The year is 2020. A mother and daughter meet again during lockdown. A pot of milk keeps boiling over. The kitchen becomes fraught, angry, memories are triggered.

A mother and daughter meet again during lockdown. The kitchen becomes the place they see each other, as if for the first time.

The rest of the house, carries on.

Listen to this one part documentary, one part memoir, in our ‘Kaam Ya Aaraam: Gas Pe Dekh Lena’ episode. Part of The Third Eye’s work edition.

(Kaam ya Aaraam Series)

Madhuri revels in storytelling and uses it as a tool to create dialogues between different communities and generations of women. When she is not recording or taking interviews, she is at her Kahaniyon Ka Adda on YouTube, finding and documenting everyday acts of rebellion. As a learner and a practitioner from the field of humanities, she constantly pushes to critically examine structures around her till she finds a way to talk about it over a cup of coffee. Madhuri is the Podcast Producer for The Third Eye.

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