MOORESTOWN - Sitting in the bright living room area of the Perkins Center for the Arts in Moorestown, Karen “Queen Nur” Abdul-Malik’s face lights up and her eyes dance around when she talks about storytelling and her artistry. Abdul-Malik is an international storyteller and teaching artist. She travels around the country and sometimes around the [...]
Storyteller, Queen Nur, aka Karen Abdul-Malik from Willingboro made a visit to the Elias Boudinot Elementary School in Burlington City, Thursday afternoon in celebration of Black History Month. K-2 grade students mimic Queen Nur's gestures as she talks about being a good storyteller to the students. seo competition http://www.cialisgeneriquefr24.com/ discovery back links . domain expiring .
“Everybody has their own rhythm and everybody has their own style — and that’s what makes America so beautiful.” That’s what nationally renowned storyteller and teaching artist Queen Nur told students from Greenport and Oysterponds elementary schools Friday during a performance celebrating Black History Month. The event, coordinated by Floyd Memorial Library, Greenport Central Schools and [...]
By Cara Hedgepeth Staff Writer For professional storyteller Karen Abdul-Malik, her roles as mother and storyteller are intertwined. “A storyteller’s life is not separate from family,” Abdul-Malik said. “It wasn’t like I walked out and came back. [My kids] have always been a part of my storytelling life.” Known professionally as Queen Nur, Abdul-Malik of Willingboro, N.J., [...]
By GARY DEMUTH Salina Journal Storyteller Queen Nur is concerned that many American children learn just two things about African-American history in school: slavery and civil rights. "There's not too much about what happened in between," she said. That's why the New Jersey-based storyteller decided to write and perform a theatrical piece about black women who [...]