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Scrubs Star John C McGinley on the Power of Visual Storytelling

In an exclusive interview with The Drum, the Hollywood star talks about finding inspiration and what he learned about storytelling and boxing resilience. American actor John C McGinley, perhaps best known for his role as Dr Perry Cox on the long-running sitcom Scrubs, stars in a new advertising campaign launched today for Anecdotes, an automated […]

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‘Appalachia in the Bluegrass’ concert series opens with storytelling and singing duo Sparky and Rhonda Rucker

Storytellers and singers Sparky and Rhonda Rucker open this year’s “Appalachia in the Bluegrass” concert series at noon on Friday, September 2 at the Niles Gallery. Photo provided. The University of Kentucky is increasingly the first choice for students, faculty, and staff to pursue their passions and professional goals. For the past two years, Forbes […]

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Barber Jim Everett tells stories at Art Circle | Lifestyles

Join us as the Library presents the incomparable Jim Everett, local barber and storyteller (which barber has no tales) appears in the Cumberland Hall tomorrow, August 31, at noon. You will laugh and enjoy. Great New Books The inky heart by Robert Galbraith. Robert Galbraith is the pseudonym of JK Rowling, bestselling author of the […]

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Cultural story: Veni School of Dance gives a recital at the CAC | Region

After a two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus, the Veni School of Dance, led by Suma Pokala, held its annual recital Saturday night at the Azalee Marshall Cultural Activities Center in Temple. “We’re happy to put it on,” Pokala said. “It was difficult to teach and learn during COVID. We do this in memory of […]

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Stz’uminus Youth lives their storytelling dreams through Indigenous films

Isaiah Harris pictured at Thuq’mi’n (Shell Beach) in Stz’uminus’ homelands, near where he grew up. Photo by Philip McLachlan Isaiah Harris has always been fascinated by Indigenous stories. Some are the backbone of creating communities. Others highlight the importance of landmarks and local places in nature. He dreamed of a career as a storyteller, and […]

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10 Anime With The Most Ambitious Storytelling, Ranked

Anime can appeal through its music, voice acting, animation, direction, characters, or themes. However, he is widely considered a narrative medium, so his storytelling takes center stage. This can take the form of action epics like A playsoap operas like Rose of Versaillesor episodic vignettes like Mushishi. These approaches can succeed on their own, producing […]

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Save the date for a special storytelling and music fundraiser for your library

By Carole Howard | OVERVIEW The Columnist and Library Staff We hope you will mark your calendars to attend a special fundraiser on September 10 at 6 p.m. for your library at the Pagosa Lakes Property Owners Association Pavilion at 230 Port Ave. which will feature professional storytelling and music. Proceeds from this event will […]

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Opinion: Fusing data and statistics with creative storytelling to create a solid marketing plan

Upasna Dash provides insight into merging data and statistics which in turn helps create a marketing plan and provides insight into the future of creative storytelling. Users are looking for meaning. They are looking for credibility. As we move forward into the age of visual information, the timeless art of creative storytelling can now strengthen […]

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On Uniquely Kentucky with Amber Philpott

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) — If you’re wondering where the July episode of Uniquely Kentucky is, don’t worry, you haven’t missed a thing. We decided to hit the pause button out of respect for several major tragedies that made headlines in Eastern Kentucky in June and July. First the funeral for the deadly ambush of three […]

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‘I believe in the power of storytelling’: Etobicoke Legion Museum curator shares lesser-known war stories | New

sergeant. Karen Hermiston was Canada’s only female photographer during the Second World War. Yet most Canadians are likely unaware of Hermiston’s name, military service, or photographs. Francesco Bori is working hard to change that. Bori designed, coordinated and curated the Legion Experience Museum (LEM) — a collection of nearly 800 Canadian artifacts from WWI, WWII, […]

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Five Data Storytelling Best Practices to Consider Right Now

This is part of Solutions Review’s Premium Content Series, a collection of reviews written by industry experts in maturing software categories. In this submission, Toucan Toco co-founder and CEO Charles Miglietti offers five data storytelling best practices to consider for your next project. Data storytelling is the ability to effectively communicate information from a set […]

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Sandbar Storytelling Festival adds Koo Koo Kanga Roo to its fall lineup |

The Sandbar Storytelling Festival welcomes the interactive dance duo Koo Koo Kanga Roo for a moving evening of music on Saturday October 15. The show, sponsored by Todd VonBastiaans and Winona Area Public Schools, will run from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. (doors open 5 p.m.) in the auditorium at Winona Middle School. Minneapolis-based Koo […]

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Student organization empowers pediatric patients and families through storytelling

Through colorful children’s storybooks, Pages for Pediatrics draws inclusiveness for young patients. Founded in the spring of 2021, Pages for Pediatrics is a UCLA student-run organization that aims to write and illustrate original children’s storybooks focused on pediatric disease and disability, said President and Founder Rujuta Sathe. . The club uses child-friendly terminology and attractive […]

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Building Skills and Stories: UW-La Crosse Digital Storytelling Project Amplifies Diverse Voices

Heather Linville, professor of educational studies at UW-La Crosse, helps local middle school student Julia Bacalso with her digital storytelling project. Through the “We Live in La Crosse: Stories of Belonging” project, Linville hopes to amplify diverse voices in the La Crosse community. An award-winning lumberjack who started at age 6. A school district employee […]

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School shooting survivor Alexa Kitaygorodsky attends storytelling event with ‘This is My Brave’ – Parkland Talk

Alexa Kitaygorodsky. By Bryan Boggiano On February 14, 2018, Alexa Kitaygorodsky went to school like it was any other day. High school freshman Marjory Stoneman Douglas went to her first three classes, noting that nothing eventful had happened. But for Alexa, her life as she knew it changed during her fourth period and final lesson […]

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Award-winning science fiction author shares his storytelling tips

Eric Choi is a longtime science fiction writer who specializes in “hard” science fiction and drawing true stories in space exploration. Choi, is the winner of Aurora Awards in 2011 and 2015, twice receiving one of Canada’s top science fiction awards. Choi spoke with Space.com about the release of his recent collection, “Just Like Being […]

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Resident Evil Cosplayer Bela Dimitrescu Says It’s All About the Storytelling

Cosplayer Lutavia is here with some words of wisdom for future cosplayers – served with a side of Bela Dimitrescu’s spooky cosplay! We’ve been covering Houston Comicpalooza cosplays for years, and this year we’re back. The show is always tough on cosplay, with a wide range of genres and fandoms represented. Their cosplay contest is […]

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What Made Better Caul Saul a Masterclass in Visual Storytelling: A Video Essay

Ten years ago, no one interested in high-profile drama television could have ignored breaking Bad, Vince Gilligan’s AMC series about an underdog high school chemistry teacher who becomes a calculating, savage crystal-meth dealer. The critical and popular success of the program was such that, less than two years after its end, it was revived in […]

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Annenberg Inclusion Initiative launches new focus on reproductive health and political storytelling

Flanked by a powerful group of luminaries, the project will monitor popular entertainment content for issues related to reproductive rights, marriage equality, race relations and gun violence and offer ideas for creating change. Amid protests and fallout from the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe vs. Wadeone group is taking a step to examine how […]

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[100 Emerging Women Leaders] Creative Galileo’s Prerna Jhunjhunwala on directing storytelling through her lear

Building a learning platform has been a passion for Prerna A Jhunjhunwala because she has seen with her own eyes how education can help people move forward in life. “My father owned jute mills, and they were sick units at the time with the CPIM [Communist Party of India (Marxist)] in Bengal. We spent a […]

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Residents of the retirement village share stories with students as part of a digital storytelling project

Neville Brown grew up in a time when children were seen and not heard. So when the call went out to residents of Westhaven Retirement Village to take part in a digital storytelling project with students at Faith Lutheran College in Plainland, the 88-year-old thought it was an idea wonderful. “I understood that gap between […]

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Salem Indigenous Farmland Grant for Video Storytelling Project

On a small two-acre farm south of Salem, a nonprofit organization is working to give young Native American adults a path to their roots. Elderberry Wisdom Farm is run by Rose High Bear and strives to help younger generations carry Indigenous traditions – from ecological knowledge to oral storytelling – into the future. “I ran […]

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NEW SHINES | Starbucks Pushes to Halt Nationwide Union Elections, Community Storytelling Series in CID

A roundup of news and announcements we don’t want to lose in the ever-changing news cycle! Organized by Vee Hua 華婷婷 🖋️ Letter from the editor 🖋️ The Starbucks strikes continue to make local and national news, including their current demand for the National Labor Relations Board to suspend union elections at all of its […]

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Lehi Historical Society and Archives: Scaddens praised for fabulous histories, library programs and BSA service

Editor’s Note: The Lehi Historical Society and Archives is proud to present the stories of its 2022 Lehi Heritage Day winners. Duane and Linda’s Story Scadden is the sixth of nine articles featuring this year’s winners. Each couple will be celebrated on Lehi Heritage Day on September 5, beginning at 2:30 p.m., with a parade, […]

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5 Ways Storytelling Is Fun As A Fantasy Space Pirate With Spelljammer

Two covers of Spelljammer featuring the dice by author Goldie Chan Goldie Chan / Wizards of the Coast If you have thvuh heard something described as “like dungeons and dragons in space” gone are the days of imagining this mashup like the new 5e adventure setting spelljammer is literally Dungeons and Dragons in Space. spelljammer […]

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Oregon’s Hearth Community Storytelling Project is launched and invites you to speak your truth

Mark Yaconelli is a story catcher. As director of the Hearth Community Storytelling Project in Ashland for 12 years, he coached everyday people to tell hidden truths they want to share. The community organizer and retreat leader has seen firsthand that when people put aside their built-in arguments and really listen to someone vulnerable tell […]

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Main Character Syndrome: How Storytelling Defines Humanity

As a writer, I often wonder where the line lies between an author insert — think of Stephenie Meyer, the author of Dusk – and an independent narrator. Where is the line blurred between a writer and his subject? How, as a writer, do you loosen the fist that grips your ideas? Instead of fearing […]

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Valuing the Future of Storytelling, Autonomous Transportation Company Turns to CCS Students to Predict the History of the Future

Zoox Automotive, an Amazon subsidiary developing self-driving vehicles aimed at making safer, cleaner and more pleasant personal transportrecently traveled to the College for Creative Studies (CCS) in Detroit to host a sponsored studio class. This course challenged transportation design undergraduates and color material design graduate students to think of car design as a story, not […]

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Black Farming 2022 conference will focus on the power of storytelling through food

On September 9, the third annual Black Farming Conference will be hosted by Agraria Center for Regenerative Practice at Central State University. This will be the first time it will be held in person. Over the past few years, the conference has highlighted the impact of cooperative business models among black producers, access to land, […]

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High-tech storytelling is coming to Swansea Central Library and bringing history to life

Visitors to Swansea Central Library will be able to enjoy a remarkable look into the city’s past this week – with a new style of high-tech storytelling. The city’s stories will be revitalized through a project that harnesses virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR). The free-entry immersive experience known as StoryTrails is to be […]

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GBPT’s “Things I Know To Be True” is Outstanding Storytelling

Great Barrington Public Theater Regional Premiere The things that I know to be true is a great epic family drama that you don’t often find in theaters lately. Although there are only six characters, they are all members of the Price family, and they all have overwhelming fears, anxieties, and desires that force them to […]

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Why listening to stories has the edge over telling

Everything is a story that we are told, so we learn better to tell stories with force to persuade, cause impact and be memorable. But now there’s a new and important counterpoint to storytelling on story blocks – “listening to stories” – which is both a theory and a practice on how to be a […]

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Sound-Based Storytelling as an Empathy Building Exercise

Among the many phenomenal works exhibited at the India Art Fair 2022, one in particular that stood out was the project SUNO (सुनो). Design thinker Kanchan Joneja, who is a third of the team undertaking this project, describes it as “a new media experience, exploring the intersections between the art of storytelling and digital soundscapes. […]

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New Horizons” has better storytelling in season 3 compared to previous seasons

As streaming services like netflix, Huluand Peacock continue to take over, more popular TV shows are dropping cable. Take, The Kardashians, Dancing with the starsor even The Orville: new horizons for example. For two seasons, the sci-fi comedy-drama series aired on FOX, but after the last episode of season two in 2019, its home base […]

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New exhibition to marry art and science through storytelling

Supported by SFI and UCD, STEP Through the Looking Glass will give audiences “a unique insight” into the lives of the people behind the research. A unique Irish exhibition aims to bring together scientists and artists through storytelling. STEP Through the Looking Glass: Told Stories of Experimental Processes will use personal and scientific objects belonging […]

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County Lines: Library to mark Hiroshima Day with discussion, storytelling, crafts |

SAINTE MARIE Library to mark Hiroshima Day with discussion, storytelling, crafts The Santa Maria Public Library will offer a special Hiroshima Memorial Day presentation at 11 a.m. Saturday at Shepard Hall. Hiroshima Day is observed annually on August 6, the day an atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima, followed days later […]

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ANNE CROSSMAN: Elder Wisdom and Storytelling

CENTRELEA, N.S. — “The small rural churches are closing, the schools are being consolidated, and therefore only the halls that represent the community remain. » The above statement was uttered by a good friend not too long ago. The halls replace what used to be in the neighborhoods of those churches and school gymnasiums years […]

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Pokemon Scarlet and Violet ditch linear storytelling entirely

You’ll have three different stories to play through when Pokemon Scarlet and Violet release later this year. Upcoming Pokemon games were the focus of the latest Pokemon Presents stream, with a host of new details revealed to guide everyone to Pokemon Scarlet and Violet’s release date. One of the most notable reveals revolves around the […]

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Storyblok launches new CMS experience to shape the future of digital storytelling

V2 further empowers all teams to create and scale exceptional audience experiences. LINZ, Austria, August 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — story block, the 2022 content management system (CMS) category leader that empowers developers and content teams to create better content experiences across all digital channels, today announced the launch of its all-new CMS. Storyblok V2 includes […]

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Creative storytelling in branding and communication | The new times

Just over a decade ago, a simple billboard would have been enough to market a business. For those who went the extra mile, cold calls, flyers, radio ads, and business cards came in handy. While these old-fashioned marketing techniques were successful back then because they communicated to customers where to find a business and what […]

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ABC, Disney+, Hulu and More to Feature “Journey into Storytelling” Pavilion at D23 Expo 2022

Fans can immerse themselves in shows from ABC, Disney+, Hulu and more at the “Journey into Storytelling” pavilion at Expo D23 2022. Disney General Entertainment brings together more than 30 fan-favorite programs under one roof at this year’s D23 Expo: the ultimate Disney fan event presented by Visa. Through interactive showroom activations as well as […]

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Presentation: Christina Poon on Community Storytelling, Cultural Identity and the Chinese Diaspora

Christina Poon is a London-based designer interested in the links between environment and identity, and what this can mean for relationships within similar cultural backgrounds. She has just completed a BA (Hons) in Graphic Communication Design from Central Saint Martins and was shortlisted for a MullenLowe Award for her final year project, Wintermelon. With disciplines […]