Monday, July 16, 5:00-6:30 PM Room 028, Logan Center for the Arts 915 E 60th St
Connecting Personal stories with Folktales
Led by: Emily Hooper Lansana an arts administrator, educator and performing artist, she is Associate Director of Community Arts Engagement at the Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago. She performs with In the Spirit. She has been featured at the National Storytelling Festival, the National Association of Black Storytellers Festival, and at many venues.
Designed for storytellers and story lovers, this workshop will explore how personal stories can intersect with folktales. How do we activate stories to share? What engages the listener in our stories? This workshop focuses on developing stories for oral storytelling.