Amherst College Hosts Keepers of the Word Storytellers

April 20, 2000 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Storytellers from across the country will spin their tales at the eighth annual Keepers of the Word Storytelling Festival, a day-long event on Saturday, April 29, in the Keefe Campus Center Frontroom at Amherst College. Performances are scheduled for 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. This year’s nationally known storytellers are Onawumi Jean Moss, Carmen Deedy, Nina Jaffe, Patricia and Frederick McKissack, and Robert Kikuchi–Yngojo and Nancy Wong (Eth–Noh–Tec).