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Cool Things to Watch Part 11!

Women's History Month Edition

Cheng Imm Tan is the founder of Gund Kwok Lion and Dragon Troupe, which is the only all-Asian women lion and dragon dance troupe in the United States.

 

Swedish Kulning- Ancient songs traditionally sung by women to call animals to call animals, both wild and domestic.

 

The narrator says that Rigoberta Menchu’s hard work paid off because she was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize. We’d venture to guess that she measures success of her efforts in a very different way.

 

The Last Mermaids of Jeju:

 

Imani Wallace, unsung hero:

 

The last spinner of sea silk, a material which may be given as a gift, but never bought or sold:

 

One ballerina’s mission to keep the girls and young women of Rio on their toes:

 

A new Alaska short film tells the story of Ada Blackjack, an Iсupiat woman who survived alone on a remote island after an expedition gone wrong in 1921.