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Atlohkewi - Tell Me a Story  Penobscot Winter Stories with Carol Dana

Atlohkewi - Tell Me a Story Penobscot Winter Stories with Carol Dana

Dec 22, 2020
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
: 145 Harlow St. - Online

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This event is free but registration is required. Please visit our website using the link provided for more information.

Carol Dana (Penobscot) will share traditional Penobscot stories, Atlohkewi "Tell Me a Story" during this multi-week series. She will also present the cultural significance of Atlohkewi. Sources of material are Leland’s Algonquian tales, Fannie Hardy Eckstorm (it has a lot of broken English), 200 stories she gleaned from UMO library, Molly Dell’s stories, the web, Micmac tales by Rand, Volume 1 & 2 that Frank T. Siebert recorded, Gluscabe and other tales by Horace Beck.

Penobscot Winter Stories are told between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox. This program will be held every other Tuesday, online. Please register for this event to be able to interact with and ask question of Carol.

Storytelling dates are December 22, January 5 and 19, February 2 and 16, and March 2 and 16.