Karima Amin

Karima Amin is a storyteller, educator, and author from Buffalo, New York, who shares tales in her repertoire throughout the US and Canada with storylovers of all ages. Her voice is very familiar in a community where she has shared fables on local radio (WBLK-FM) for a decade. Karima is a co-founder of “Spin-A-Story Tellers of WNY” and “Tradition Keepers: Black Storytellers of WNY.” She is also a member of the “National Storytelling Network” and the “National Association of Black Storytellers.” Karima’s cd has earned a “Parents Choice Foundation Gold Award” and “Storytelling World” honors. In 2012, Karima received the Zora Neale Hurston Legacy Award from the National Association of Black Storytellers, Inc., for striving to preserve and perpetuate the art of storytelling.