When: Sun., Dec. 13, 6-8 p.m. 2015
Storytellers from Laos, Eritrea, and the Indigenous Americas who have made California their home will gather at the New Parkway Theater in Oakland. Elders will take to the microphone in their mother tongues. Local language champions will interpret into English, and share how they maintain their language. Stories about migration will be mixed with humorous tales of hyenas and cannibals.