Programs & Events for Adults

Tales From Afar: Transformation and Talking Tigers!

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Wednesday, May 30
The Rooms Theatre
Included with the cost of admission

Join folklorist Dale Jarvis as he chats with storytellers Zoe Wu (Taiwan), Tanyan Ye (China) and Jae Hong Jin (Korea), about dangerous dried persimmons, fiendish tiger grandmothers, mysterious snail maidens, and the folklore and stories of their respective childhoods. Tales From Afar: Old Stories from New Residents, is a collection of world folktales, myths, and legends, collected by the Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador in partnership with the St. John's Local Immigration Partnership.