Carol Birch as Teller-In-Residence
05.24.2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A storyteller and award-winning recording artist, Carol Birch is known for a compelling blend of energy, warmth, vulnerability and directness. Her style revitalizes language, her art is an absence of artifice, and the stories she tells offer memories worth keeping. Her stories bring to life legendary Americans like Lou Gehrig, as well as the unheralded in the words of renowned authors like John Steinbeck and Ray Bradbury.
Birch has shared her work around the world including in Singapore, Australia, and Europe; her media appearances include NPR, the CBS Morning Show, and ABC’s Nightline. She is an NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence award recipient.
“An articulate, skillful weaver of images and creator of moods . . .” – Booklist