Join Ben Cunningham for an in-person story time with artist Ben Cunningham!
Ben Cunningham is a multifaceted artist and storyteller whose recent story aired on the Growing Up Black episode of the Stories from the Stage (a nationally televised collaboration of WORLD Channel with GBH and Tell and Act). This powerful episode is the 2021 winner of the 25th Annual Webby Awards in Virtual and Remote: Arts and Culture.
The tone of Ben's work is ever-expanding: ranging from humorous to heartfelt stories about bullying, childhood nostalgia, coming of age, and loss. It alternates between subculture and pop culture, while interweaving topics of race, gender, and other social issues.