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Changing Skins: Folktales about Gender, Identity, and Humanity

Age Group
For adults


Story Center Event
Milbre Burch
Registration Required


Grammy-nominated storyteller Milbre Burch will perform her one-woman show that explores the wealth and persistence of gender-fluid folktales from around the world. Drawing on science, scholarship, and story, Changing Skins explores the range of possibilities about who gets to live "happily ever after." This performance is presented in partnership with the National Storytelling Network.


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