Stories about Education and Miseducation

It’s “Back to School Night” when seven storytellers get seven minutes each to tell tales of class clowns, teachers’ pets, education-as-liberation and attending the school of hard knocks.

Ellis Marsalis III – Poet and photographer

Brenda Wolf Smith – Restaurateur

Jael Freedman – Manicurist

Avi Decter – Director of the Jewish Museum of Maryland

Cranston Dize – Baltimore City teacher

Tracy Wahl – National Public Radio producer

Herman Williams – Former “Montel Williams” producer and sculptor