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San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
First Generation: American-born children of immigrant parents tell true stories about growing up as a part of two cultures.
MC EMPLOYEES: PLEASE REGISTER USING THE INTERNAL EVENT PAGE http://internalspeakeasydcfirstgen.eventbrite.com/
Co-sponsored by the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus Administrative Team, the Office of Equity and Diversity, and the Cultural Arts Center. This event fulfills the Montgomery College Multicultural/Diversity Training requirement.
About SPEAKEASYDC (from their website)
At SpeakeasyDC, we tell stories — true, autobiographical stories. We produce about 25 original live storytelling shows a year, and offer over a dozen classes and private coaching to those who wish to learn. Storytelling can be interpreted in many ways. At SpeakeasyDC, we define it as such:
- Storytelling is an oral art, so we share our stories in front of an audience without notes. It’s a telling, not not a reading.
- Our stories are autobiographical which means they are true, original, and first-person. It’s not fiction or folktale.
- Our stories have a narrative arc which, in a nutshell, means there are characters and a plot. It is not an essay, a series of jokes, or poetry.
Co-sponsored by the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus Administrative Team, the Office of Equity and Diversity, and the Cultural Arts Center. This event fulfills the Montgomery College Multicultural/Diversity training requirement.
When & Where
Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center
Cultural Arts Center
7995 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Information Line: 240-567-5775
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