Our Stories Virtual Festival
Thursdays, October 1—November 5, 7pm (ET)
Celebrate our common humanity and the unique beauty of diverse experiences during this 6 week international community festival. 27 individuals from Baltimore to Bengaluru share their personal and cultural stories about life in quarantine, racism, relationships, social justice, empowerment, persistence, mortality, immigration, identity, courage, loneliness, and sustainable living through narrative, music, art, animation/video/short film, and more.
If you require captioning during the event, please submit your request to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 48 hours before the event.
Thursday, October 8, 2020. 7pm (ET)
Introductory Remarks by Special Guest, Dr. Eric Miller. Director, World Storytelling Institute and Co-facilitator, Indian Storytelling Network.
• M Pandiarajan (Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India) “Hard to Escape”
• Priti Sudarsan (Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India) “Funny Folk Story”
• Fathima Zarin (Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India) “The Elephant Chaser’s Daughter”