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Dawnland StoryFest (A Virtual Festival)

Strawbery Banke Museum
14 Hancock St.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
United States

Dawnland StoryFest
New Hampshire’s annual Indigenous storytelling festival
Saturday, November 13, 2021, from 10 AM – 6 PM
An online event hosted by Strawbery Banke Museum
Free to attend. Suggested donation $10. Preregistration required.

About the event:
Dawnland StoryFest 2021, New Hampshire’s annual Indigenous storytelling festival, is hosted virtually by Strawbery Banke in connection with the Museum’s permanent “People of the Dawnland” exhibit. The 2021 Dawnland StoryFest is dedicated in memory of the life and work of Wolf Song, a well-respected and much loved Vermont Abenaki traditional storyteller

Participants attending this virtual event listen to a keynote address by Louise Profeit-LeBlanc, co-founder of the Yukon International Storytelling Festival, and hear traditional Indigenous storytellers from New England and Canada. Additionally, participants are invited to engage in breakout room conversations, Q&A with the storytellers, and a Swapping Grounds story-sharing session facilitated by Jonathan Cummings.

Free to attend. Suggested donation of $10. Preregistration Required.