“Standing Tall, Flying High”, an exhibition of traditional Chinese shadow Puppetry.

The Elling Eide Research Library and Selby Public Library present “Standing Tall, Flying High”, an exhibition of traditional Chinese shadow puppetry. Using delicate
mule-skin puppets from the 19th century, characters from famous Chinese novels and myths are brought to life through the interplay of light and shadow.

Selby Public Library
1331 First St. | Sarasota, FL 34236
941-861-1110 | scgov.net/library

EVENTS:
Opening talk by Ann Roddy, Asian Collections Curator and Research Specialist,
Elling Eide Center: Saturday, January 12, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. in the Selby Rotunda

Film Screening: Hou Hsiao-Hsien’s The Puppet Master
Saturday, February 23 at 2 p.m. in Selby’s Geldbart auditorium

Making Shadow Puppets Workshop: Saturday, February 23, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
in the Selby Creation Station

Film Screening: Zhang Yimou’s To Live
Thursday, February 28 at 5 p.m. in Selby’s Geldbart auditorium