griot

 noun

gri·ot | \ ˈgrē-ˌō  \

 

any of a class of musician-entertainers of western Africa whose performances include tribal histories and genealogies.

 

broadly : STORYTELLER

mirriam webster dictionary

 

It is our mission to engage the community in the art of storytelling through cultural practice and performance.

It is through liberation we combat oppression.

Story reveals.

Story heals.

Griot Girlz

Griot Girlz is a collective of  womxn artists with a central focus on self identified Black Womxn. We are committed to utilizing the power of story to reveal truths and heal ab-use. Through performance, education and event production, we engage the community in the art of storytelling.