Passion for Storytelling and Rap – The Canterbury Tales Remixed

Somewhere between the classics and rap, is Baba Brinkman’s raw performance art, “The Canterbury Tales Remixed”. Not your school days' version of Chaucer's verse and other epic tales, these new hip-hop rhymes changed the way I think about English literature. The show premiered in New York City at the Soho Playhouse. Now, Baba Brinkman is bringing The Canterbury Tales … Continue reading Passion for Storytelling and Rap – The Canterbury Tales Remixed

Tell Scary Short Stories for Halloween

The approach of Halloween has always frightened me, the thought of the dead rising and walking the earth for a night. This year, Neil Gaiman put up a great short video asking everyone to start a new tradition - give a scary book for All Hallows Eve, #AllHallowsRead if you are on twitter. I loved … Continue reading Tell Scary Short Stories for Halloween