Message #251

Date: Sun, 18 Oct 1998 20:50:59
Subject: CA Indian Storytelling Festival, Nov 14-15, 1998

[ AzTeC / SWA SASIG ] :


Nov. 14-15, 1998 

Ohlone Community College
43600 Mission Blvd. 
Fremont, CA

On Saturday and Sunday, November 14-15, 1998, discover the
magic of California Indian storytelling at the 4th annual
California Indian Storytelling Festival from 9 am to 5 pm
at Ohlone College in Fremont, California. Saturday will be
a symposium day for workshops, panel discussions, and
presentations of written papers on California Indian story
and storytelling. Sunday will be a day of storytelling
performances by featured storytellers representing
California tribes from San Diego to Santa Barbara to
Crescent City near the far northern California state border:
Loren Bommelyn (Tolowa), Abel Silvas (Acjachomem), Georgiana
Sanchez (Chumash), Beeb White (Yurok), Tharon Weighill
(Chumash), Lanny Pinola (Pomo/Miwok), with Alphonso Ramirez
(Rumsien/Ohlone) as Master of Ceremonies.

The California Indian Storytelling Festival is presented
in cooperation with Ohlone College.  The Saturday symposium
and workshops are recommended for adults and teens, ages 15
and up. The Sunday storytelling concerts are recommended for
adults and children ages 8 and up. The festival donation for
admission:  Adults -- $10.00 per day or $15.00 for both days;
Children (8-14 years) -- $5.00. Elders and college students
$5.00 per day.  Funded in part by the California Arts Council
Folk Arts Grant Program. All events open to the public.

*For information call:   510-651-6414 or 510-794-7253,    
View our web page at:

To REGISTER:  see below

To present a paper at the symposium on Saturday, Nov. 14th,

Professor George Rodgers
Ohlone College 
Department of Anthropology
43600 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA  94536   
phone:  510-659-6257,   email:

California Indian Storytelling Festival, 
November 14-15, 1998

Admission Donation Fees

	# tickets               $amount                    
General ______   x $10 = _________ Symposium, Sat. Nov. 14 only
General ______   x $10 = _________ Festival, Sun. Nov. 15 only
General ______   x $15 = _________ Sat./Sun - Nov. 14-15th

Elder/Student ______   x $5 = _____ Symposium Sat. Nov. 14
Elder/Student ______   x $5 = _____ Festival, Sun. Nov. 15
Child (8-14yrs) _____ x $5 = ______Festival, Sun. Nov. 15
Sponsor* ______   x $55 = ________
*Festival sponsor donation includes:  2 general tickets for
Sat/Sun, one t-shirt and one year CISA membership per
sponsorship purchased.

Total amount enclosed $____________

_____ Yes! I can volunteer, please call me at:____________

Note: If you need an accomodation or ASL interpreter, please
contact us by Oct 25, 1998.




Phone _____________________________________________________


Send and make check or money order payable to

California Indian Storytelling Festival 
37930 Palmer Drive, Fremont, CA  94536

Your self-addressed, stamped envelope is appreciated!
Ticket orders received after Nov. 7 will be held at the
Registration Table. No refunds after November 7, 1998.
QUESTIONS? call 510-794-7253 or email: