Anne Shimojima, Featured Storyteller Performance

Anne ShimojimaA retired elementary library media specialist, Anne Shimojima has performed literary stories, historical pieces, and folk tales from her Asian heritage and around the world for the past 30+ years. A Teller-in-Residence at the International Storytelling Center in 2014, she has also told at The Exchange Place of the National Storytelling Festival, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Illinois Storytelling Festival, the 1st Asian American Storytelling Festival, and schools, libraries, museums, gardens, book fairs, and conferences.  Anne also gives workshops on the use of storytelling in education and the creation of family history projects.