Toni Simmons

Dallas, TX

Lyn Ford

Columbus, OH


Gran'Daddy Junebug

Fayetteville, NC

This activity is made possible in part by a grant provided by the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, through an appropriation by the Minnesota State Legislature from the Minnesota Arts and Culture heritage Fund with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008. 

Mama Koku

​Atlanta, GA

Valerie Tutson

​Providence, RI

Beverly Cottman

Minneapolis, MN

Oba William King

​Chicago, IL

2017 Featured Tellers

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Black Storytellers Alliance

​    The art of storytelling

Mother Minter

​Charlotte, NC