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Florida Talks: Stories of Florida- Con Sabor! with Carrie Sue Ayvar
Storyteller, Carrie Sue Ayvar presents Stories of Florida-Con Sabor! Flowing seamlessly between Spanish and English, these personal and historical Florida tales take you on a journey into the imagination that connects the people and cultures of Florida, con un poco de sabor Latino! An internationally celebrated Storyteller and Teaching Artist, Carrie Sue Ayvar is the recipient of multiple awards recognizing her service and leadership and her dedication to the art of storytelling and education. She learned her love of history and the art of storytelling from her grandparents here in Florida before moving to Mexico as a teenager. As a Chautauqua Scholar, she intensely researched first-person historical portrayals present compelling and exciting opportunities to “meet” some extraordinary women who impacted their communities and the history of Florida.
This program is a partnership between Florida Humanities and the Orange County Library System.Funding for this program was provided by Florida Humanities and sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.
Date/time: March 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Presented By:Carrie Sue Ayvar, Storyteller