Introducing Jennings & Ponder
2 - FULL STORIES
Some folktales manage to be both timeless and very timely.
IMPS OF MISFORTUNE
From Christina Oparenko's great book of family stories, Ukrainian Folk Tales.
WATER OF LIFE
This is an entertaining tale concerning poverty and death that's especially appropriate for Halloween and Dia De Los Muertos. It's a Mexican story with German underpinnings, collected by Joseph Sobol in a Chicago High School ESL class.
FOUR FRIENDS & A TIGER
From the world's oldest collection of folktale texts, the Indian classic Panchatantra, about scholars, knowledge, fortune, and common sense.
GREENFEST WEDDING VIDEO
Irish music on harp and concertina, played at a wedding held in Zagar's Magic Garden on South Street,
during the first annual South Street Green Festival, as reported by The Philadelphia Inquirer
4- ABOUT TALES & TELLING
INTERVIEW Center for Media & Democracy, Burlington VT
Tim Jennings and Leanne Ponder discuss folktales and storytelling in a local cable interview, en route to the release of their 4th live storytelling album, "Vampire Princess."
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