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Stories and Songs of Native American Culture

090110EyeOnArts_NativeAmericanCome walk the Choctaw Road.

Listen to the stories and songs of Native American culture with storyteller and children’s book author Tim Tingle. He will present two free public performances, one in Greensboro and one in Winston-Salem.

  • Sept. 13, at 7 p.m., EUC Auditorium
  • Sept. 11, at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., at the BOOKMARKS Festival in Winston-Salem

An Oklahoma Choctaw, Tim Tingle is a renowned concert performer, an accomplished author and a popular keynote speaker. As a storyteller, he delivers lively historical and traditional stories, accompanying himself on the Native American flute and singing Choctaw songs to the rhythms of a whale skin drum.

While on campus, he will also perform specifically for teacher education students.

This event is made possible through the generous financial support of the Pam and David Sprinkle Children’s Author and Storyteller Series Fund and is sponsored by the University Libraries at UNCG with assistance from the School of Education.

For more information, contact Barry Miller at barry_miller@uncg.edu