Square dance calling — the spoken instructions said over the music — makes participation easy. But there are other aspects — like the prevalence of gendered language such as “ladies and gents” — that can make square dancing an unwelcoming or confusing space. One group of friends in the Appalachian square dance scene are taking action to make the tradition more welcoming for all participants.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
It’s nothing unusual to think about leaving your hometown after you graduate high school, but sometimes it’s not an option to leave, and sometimes, as…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
It was this month, 450 years ago, that the famous playwright William Shakespeare was born in Stratford Upon Avon."We have made Shakespeare our…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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