Silvy Tory Stories
by Sylvia Ann Soares
Silvy Tory Stories told by Silvy Tory. A freed elder slave of Narragansett, RI, c.1830, story-tells about ‘Niggah ‘Lection 1800,’ portrays a RI Black Regiment soldier in a lively poem, and tells a fun story about a free Black of Narragansett, c. 1811.
A solo piece written, directed, and performed by Sylvia Ann Soares.