Suitcase Stories

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17 08, 2019

Suitcase Stories in Wellfleet – Show 1

2019-06-24T21:25:40+00:00August 17th, 2019|

What is Suitcase Stories? Suitcase Stories® is a signature program of the International Institute of New England. It raises the profile of refugees and immigrants while strengthening community through the art of storytelling. Launched in 2016, Suitcase Stories began as a traveling live performance series featuring foreign and U.S.-born residents sharing powerful refugee and [...]

28 06, 2018

Meet Biar Kon

2018-10-25T16:44:33+00:00June 28th, 2018|

All you really need to know about Biar Kon is this: in the right shoes, under a spotlight, he is unstoppable. During last week’s Suitcase Stories performance on World Refugee Day, he gave a tour-de-force storytelling presentation before a crowd of almost two hundred people.  In his dapper patterned suit and bedazzled shoes, he mesmerized the [...]