The Slave Community's Ring Shout

Folk Spirituals, and Sojourner Truth as Storyteller
Event detail

pic of sojourner truth

This family friendly program highlights Spirituals through compelling DVD footage of the little known ring shout “dance,” community singing, and the character of Sojourner Truth as a storyteller; providing important knowledge about the origins of Spirituals and ways in which they were used by the slave community. 

Program participants:
Sam Edwards : Speaker / Coordinator
Bisola Marignay as Sojourner Truth
Angela Thomas and Rener Price:  Song Leaders


Musical Outdoor Storytime
星期二, 2015年10月6日, 10:30 am
The Sound of Music Memories
星期三, 2015年10月7日, 5:00 pm
Ingleside 分館, Ingleside 分館會議室
just DANCE
星期三, 2015年10月7日, 6:00 pm
Mission Bay 分館, Mission Bay Program Room



LA BELLE HÉLÈNE by Offenbach
星期四, 2015年10月29日, 6:30 pm
West Portal 分館, West Portal 兒童室開放時間


Internal Reflections
至 星期日, 2015年11月15日
Main 總圖書館, 非洲裔展覽中心