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Hosted by Mathusha Senthil, Dash the Curry is a podcast where we're joined by guests as we explore topics ranging from Eelam Thamil identity, culture, taboos, relationships and more from the perspective of Thamil diasporic feminists.

Hosted by Mathusha Senthil, Dash the Curry is a podcast where we're joined by guests as we explore topics ranging from Eelam Thamil identity, culture, taboos, relationships and more from the perspective of Thamil diasporic feminists.

Location:

Canada

Description:

Hosted by Mathusha Senthil, Dash the Curry is a podcast where we're joined by guests as we explore topics ranging from Eelam Thamil identity, culture, taboos, relationships and more from the perspective of Thamil diasporic feminists.

Language:

English


Episodes

S2EP4 Queer and Tamil Part 2 with Abhi Bala

4/15/2020
There is no "one" queer Tamil identity so today, we continue the conversation with a part two. Abhi joins Mathusha in conversation as they unpack labels and experiences growing up queer in the Tamil diaspora. Listen discretion is advised. Connect with Mathusha: instagram.com/thushaa Connect with our Guest: instagram.com/abhxbala Music: instagram.com/yanchanmusic Resources: The 519 Church Street Community Centre - info@the519.org ANBU- abuseneverbecomesus@gmail.com Alliance for...

Duration:01:06:56

S2EP3 Queer and Tamil with Aranan Sathian

4/1/2020
The "Tamil" experience differs. No one experience is the same just as there is no "one" textbook definition of what it means to be Tamil. In today's episode, Aranan joins Mathusha in conversation as he shares what it was like growing up gay and Tamil in Toronto. Connect with Mathusha: instagram.com/thushaa Connect with our Guest: instagram.com/aranansathian/ Music: instagram.com/yanchanmusic

Duration:00:40:06

S2EP2 Hybrid Feminist with Darshika Selvasivam

3/17/2020
Part two of our two-parter features Darshika Selvasivam as she joins Mathusha in on the conversation about feminism. What happens when you don’t fit the mould for Western or perceived “Eastern” feminism? Dual-identity feminists… This one’s for you. Dash the Curry: https://instagram.com/dashthecurry http://twitter.com/askdashthecurry Connect with Mathusha: https://instagram.com/thushaa https://twitter.com/thushaa Connect with...

Duration:00:56:56

S2EP1 Eelam Tamil Feminism with TaintedByColour

3/3/2020
Episode one kicks off with our first two-parter of the season. We break down Tamil feminism starting with Eelam Tamil feminists. @TaintedByColour joins Mathusha in the discussion. Do feminists even exist in Tamil Eelam? Find out this and more on this episode. Dash the Curry: https://instagram.com/dashthecurry http://twitter.com/askdashthecurry Connect with Mathusha: https://instagram.com/thushaa https://twitter.com/thushaa Connect with Tainted by...

Duration:01:00:03

S1EP9 Toxic Masculinity with Sunthar V

4/1/2019
Trying to navigate toxic masculinity and its impact on all people can introduce you to complex roadblocks that are often easier to ignore than to address. On this episode of Dash the Curry, Sunthar joins Mathusha on the podcast to discuss toxic masculinity, the mental health toll on young men and how Sunthar is using comedy to combat these harmful norms and face them head-on. Dash the Curry: instagram.com/DashTheCurry Thushaa: instagram.com/thushaa Email:...

Duration:01:02:03

S1E8 You Don't Need A Publicist with Kasturi Shan

3/10/2019
On today's episode of Dash the Curry, Mathusha is joined by Kasturi Shan, a hip hop publicist, brand strategist and currently a PR Director at Interscope, as they discuss working in the music industry, South Asian artists in the hip hop scene, working with some of the biggest names in hip hop, and what it means to be a multi-ethnic woman navigating all these fields. Dash the Curry: instagram.com/DashTheCurry Thushaa: instagram.com/thushaa Email: AskDashTheCurry@gmail.com Connect with...

Duration:01:17:33

S1E7 Dash The Flip Flops with Krish and Nivake

12/16/2018
We’re stoked to present to you the ultimate podcast crossover. On this episode, we chitchat with a couple of our fave OG Tamil podcasters from @hightopflippod (we’re their 60th episode!). We get personal— Find out how we got into podcasting, our past lives, a couple of what ifs, when our dreams died, and a whole lot more. Dash the Curry: instagram.com/DashTheCurry Gow: instagram.com/nglswrn Thushaa: instagram.com/thushaa Email: AskDashTheCurry@gmail.com Connect with High Top Flip...

Duration:01:43:12

S1E6 Female Freedom Fighters with Abinaya Nathan

12/2/2018
On today's episode of Dash the Curry, Mathusha is joined by Abinaya Nathan, the former editor-in-chief of Tamilguardian.com and current editor as they discuss Women Freedom Fighters of the LTTE, feminism within the LTTE, Maaveerar Naal, and bridging the disconnect of Eelam and young diaspora Tamils. Dash the Curry: instagram.com/DashTheCurry Thushaa: instagram.com/thushaa Music: instagram.com/yachanmusic Email: AskDashTheCurry@gmail.com Connect with Abinaya Instagram:...

Duration:00:55:29

S1E5 Pettai Rap with Navz-47

11/17/2018
Eelam Tamil musicians have been carving out a name for themselves in the diaspora for years. Naveeni, more commonly known as Navz-47, is just one of the few Tamil female rappers who has quickly caught the attention of Tamils and non-Tamils globally with her powerful Tamil verses and unique sense of style. Mathusha sits down with Navz-47 to discuss her journey into music, defying musical and gender "norms", and her future projects. Dash the Curry: instagram.com/DashTheCurry Thushaa:...

Duration:00:50:47

S1E4 I Hate Salads with Asvini Ravindran

9/16/2018
Veganism... Privilege? Trend? Ethical? On this episode of Dash the Curry, Mathusha is joined by Asvini from Paws & Claws as they discuss navigating veganism as Tamil women in the diaspora. Dash the Curry: instagram.com/DashTheCurry Thushaa: instagram.com/thushaa Email: AskDashTheCurry@gmail.com Connect with Asvini Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/asvinixo/ Paws&Claws:https://www.instagram.com/pawsnclawstv/ &...

Duration:01:05:20

S1E3 Womyn in Activism with Dharsha Jegatheeswaran

8/18/2018
Tamil women have been at the forefront of activism for decades. Today, women in Eelam and abroad continue to organize and lead calls for justice and change. On this episode of Dash the Curry, Mathusha is joined by Dharsha Jegatheeswaran who is the Research Director for Adayaalam Centre for Policy Research, a human rights lawyer, and Tamil-Canadian activist. They discuss activism as Tamil women and the personal hurdles they've experienced, witnessed, and have overcome. Dash the Curry:...

Duration:01:06:27

S1E2 Sexual Liberation with Frida Banks

8/4/2018
Content Warning: Sexual violence On this episode of Dash the Curry, @thushaa and @frida_banks explore all things sex, including the taboos associated around it and why talking about sex is important for sexual health and growth. Dash the Curry: instagram.com/dashthecurry Thushaa: instagram.com/thushaa Frida Banks: instagram.com/frida_banks & me@fridabanks.com Music: instagram.com/yanchanmusic askdashthecurry@gmail.com Sexual Health Clinics in...

Duration:01:02:25

S1E1 Dancing Around Thamilness with Yalini Raja

4/29/2018
An exploration of topics revolving around society and culture from a diasporic Thamil feminist perspective.

Duration:00:51:05