Topic: Belcher, Andrenna

Topic type:

Andrena Belcher from USA was an invited teller at the 1994 Festival.

Belcher, Andrenna: U.S.A. 1994
Born in Pike County, Kentucky, Andrenna migrated to Chicago with her family, but maintained close ties with her native mountain region. Andrenna holds a Bachelor degree in English and a Masters in Social Studies with a concentration in Appalachian Studies. Blending stories with music, dance and audience participation, Andrenna gives life to mountain history, connecting the joys and sorrows of the past to modern day situations. She is well known for her bright and colourful costumes - clothing that calls attention to the past or reflects modern creativity.

 

 

Discuss This Topic

There are 0 comments in this discussion.

join this discussion

Tags

Belcher, Andrenna


First Names:Andrenna
Last Name:Belcher