©1996 Columbus Knox
- Founded in 1991
- Affiliate of The National Association of Black Storytellers, Inc.
- Hosted the 14th In the Tradition…National Association of Black Storytelling Festival & Conference in 1996 in partnership with West Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.
- Past Presidents: Charlotte Blake Alston, Queen Nur, TAHIRA, Momma Sandi, Nashid Ali, Oni Lasana, Ronald Carter
First Thursdays of the Month: 6: 00 p.m.
Philadelphia Folklore Project
735 South 50th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19143
- Family Day at the Philadelphia Main Library
- Love Night: An evening of stories, Poetry & Music
- Kwanzaa Celebration
- Professional Development Workshops
- Storytelling Workshops
Cowrie Shell Path to Success (series of workshops and activities for members.)
- Philadelphia Folklore Project
- African- American Museum of Philadelphia
- University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology
- InFACT, Inc.
- Art Sanctuary
- TAHIRA Productions, Inc.
Collaborative Program Highlights
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Patchwork Guild: Tellabration
Purdue University Black Cultural Center: Throwing Down the
Gauntlet: Telling the Stories of Sisters in the Black Panther Party
through the African Oral Tradition.
Watoto of Joy (Youth Program)
Programs & Event
History & Archive