Shimojima tells tales

June 11–15, 2024 @ International Storytelling Center

JUNE 11-15:Storytelling Live is held at the International Storytelling Center, Jonesborough, Tenn. Matinee performances are at 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. This week’s featured storyteller isAnne Shimojima. Shimojima tells literary stories, folktales from around the world, and the true story of her Japanese American family’s incarceration in a WWII camp. A retired, award-winning school library media specialist, Shimojima has performed nationwide for over 40 years, including at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Asian American Storytelling Festival. $12 senior/student/under 18; $14 adults. 800-952-8392,

Category: Storytelling