Reception for new exhibition on Hmong storycloths

Teaching, Learning & Sociocultural Studies
Reception for new exhibition on Hmong storycloths
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 4:30pm

Worlds of Words, College of Education, Room 453

Worlds of Words invites you to a reception for their new exhibit, Stitching Stories.  This exhibit focuses on Hmong traditions of telling stories through storycloths.  At 5:00, a guest speaker, Chong Bee Vang, will talk about Hmong culture, traditions and storytelling. The exhibit includes traditional, transitional and modern storytelling pieces, plus related children’s literature. Examples of storytelling through textiles from Vietnam, Panama, Peru and Turkey are also on display.