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Commemorate Juneteenth at the LPL with Storyteller Vanessa Johnson

by Mark Bialczak | 18 days ago

Vanessa Johnson will share stories in the LPL's Carman Community Room starting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 16, that will help anybody who participates in her session relate to her passions that tie to Juneteenth.

Storytelling with Vanessa Johnson: The Soft Whispers of Ancestors is the subject of this week's library column for the Eagle News Online/Star Review.

Johnson will share traditional tales from Africa, African American culture and the African diaspora.

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Vanessa Johnson considers herself a griot, a West African storyteller, historian, praise singer, poet or musician.

 Read the column on Eagle News Online.

Register to attend Storytelling with Vanessa Johnson here.