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Adam Booth Storytelling Event

November 7

6:00 pm

Frederick M. Smith Library

The Frederick M. Smith Library hosts a storytelling event featuring renowned storyteller Adam Booth. Booth's original stories blend traditional mountain folklore, music and an awareness of contemporary Appalachia. He has been featured at the International Storytelling Center, the National Storytelling Festival, the Appalachian Studies Association Conference, the National Storytelling Conference, the National Academy of Medicine, and has been a Spoken Word Resident at the Banff Centre (Alberta). His recordings have received two Parents’ Choice Silver Honors and four Storytelling World Awards and Honors. He is a four-time champion of the West Virginia Liars' Contest. This event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Contact the Library Director at Shawnee1@graceland.edu to reserve your spot today!

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