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English teacher Pitt’s new novel shines a light on the power of storytelling

Cara Romero, a middle-aged woman struggling with the Great Recession, is on a mission to regain her sense of identity and pay her rent in Angie Cruz’s new fictional novel. Cruz is an associate professor in Pitt’s English department. “I started working on this book in 2017 when [Donald] Trump was president and I felt […]

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NessBookFest returns to Inverness next month with live events celebrating storytelling – from poetry to newspapers

Crime writers, poets and journalists will be among those shining a light on the art of storytelling in various forms as NessBookFest makes a welcome return next month. Shona MacLean, award-winning historic crime writer in Ross-shire. The community-run festival, which runs from October 6-8, offers free events at different locations in Inverness. The lineup includes […]

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CityNews’ Sam Laprade recognized for storytelling and fundraising efforts

Algonquin College is recognizing her accomplishments with a Creative Arts and Design Award at the 2022 Graduate Distinction Awards. The voice of CityNews’ Sam Laprade can be heard on the airwaves every weekday on The Sam Laprade Show, raising awareness of the city’s undiscovered issues while bringing his empathy and wit to every interview. But […]

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Cave Run Storytelling Returns | New

MORE HEAD After a two-year silence, tall tales once again drifted along the shores of Cave Run Lake. The Cave Run Storytelling Festival has returned to Twin Knobs to welcome people from around the world to share a variety of stories, comedy, motivational and more. An approximate crowd of over 700 attendees came to listen […]

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Storytelling returns to Cave Run | Life & Arts

After a two-year silence, tall tales once again drifted along the shores of Cave Run Lake. The Cave Run Storytelling Festival has returned to Twin Knobs to welcome people from around the world to share a variety of stories, comedy, motivational and more. An approximate crowd of over 700 attendees came to listen to the […]

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Tell Us Something, now a nonprofit, brings live storytelling to Dennison

The Tell Us Something storybook series is back this month, and as you can imagine, people aren’t running out of material. “We have really vulnerable, touching, raw and hilarious stories at the same time,” said Marc Moss, executive director of the association. The theme for the Tuesday, September 27 event at the University of Montana’s […]

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Free Seminar “Storytelling for Business”

By hello woods | September 23, 2022 [October 7, 2022] The SHSU Small Business Development Center is hosting a free seminar on Friday, October 7 from 8-10 a.m. with Jennifer Bruse, President and CEO of Hello Woodlands, award-winning videographer, journalist, and writer, aimed at teaching small business owners companies how to tell their story. through […]

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Beatrice King learns the art of visual storytelling in Japan

Beatrice King has always had a fascination with visual storytelling, which led her to undertake a BA in Visual Communication Design and a Diploma in Languages ​​at Newcastle University. “My degree showed me how to translate intangible personal experiences into art forms that can be better understood by others. The New Colombo Plan (NCP) teaches […]

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Storytelling Offers Powerful Tool for HR Analytics Users, New Research Finds

Storytelling as a practice is a frequently used and effective tool for human resource analytics professionals, new research from Trinity Business School, UCD and Maynooth University has found. According to the research, undertaken by Na Fu, associate professor of human resource management at Trinity Business School, and Anne Keegan, full professor of human resource management […]

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Storytelling, not oversharing, is the secret to building business relationships

LinkedIn users talk about a growing trend that some people are embracing, while others call it oversharing. One user who started writing about his personal life and struggles said, “The way you go viral is to be really vulnerable.” “Conversations become more personal,” according to the the wall street journal. “And some users have mixed […]

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“Sensing Woman” celebrates the future of women with art, storytelling and music

A promotional poster for the work “Sensing Woman” by Caroline Wayne Courtesy of Rosebud Woman/Caroline Wayne feel the woman is a five-day event celebrating female connection and the future of being female and taking place at the C24 Gallery in New York City. It runs from September 27 to October 1 and is presented by […]

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Paving the way to more inclusive storytelling: an update on our progress

Renewing and expanding our commitments Leading this research, we aim to build on our legacy of working to advance diversity, equity and inclusion, including the commitments we have made as a company historically, and more recently in Content for Change framework. Rooted in the three pillars of Content for Change – Content, Creative Supply Chain […]

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This week’s Mammoth Trail Fest centers on community, stewardship and storytelling. (And donuts.)

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EPA launches “Pollution Prevention Works: A Storytelling Challenge for Students”

Students are encouraged to submit videos, written materials, or graphics that show pollution prevention activities at U.S. companies September 19, 2022 WASHINGTON – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the launch of “Pollution Prevention Works: A Storytelling Challenge for Students”. The challenge invites students to tell stories with videos, written stories, infographics, or story […]

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Kim Kardashian shares her views on storytelling and criminal justice at recent summit

Kim Kardashian shares her views on storytelling and criminal justice at recent summit Kim Kardashian said storytelling was important for criminal justice reforms at the recent Propper Daley Summit, reports The Hollywood Reporter. Kim Kardashian spoke at the session which featured a star-studded line-up including Uzo Aduba, Chrissy Teigen, BJ Novak and director and producer […]

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Live storytelling helps people cope with mental illness (VIDEO)

Heather Bodie is the executive artistic director of an organization that uses live re-enactment to spark conversations about mental health topics. Live storytelling is an emotionally powerful medium, and an organization in Chicago is using it to get more people talking about mental health. Heather Bodie is the Executive Artistic Director of Erase Distance, a […]

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Live storytelling helps people cope with mental illness

Live storytelling is an emotionally powerful medium, and an organization in Chicago is using it to get more people talking about mental health. Heather Bodie is the Executive Artistic Director of Erase Distance, a nonprofit arts organization established in 2005 that uses live storytelling to foster community discussions on topics such as alcoholism, depression, anxiety […]

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Storytelling Festival to fill the Big South Fork area with stories and fun on Saturdays

The Haunting in the Hills Storytelling Festival will bring together thousands of students from East Tennessee schools to hear renowned storytellers. Great Smoky Mountains Natl. Park — Behind all the rustic cabins, delicious food, and colorful quilts, there’s something deeper at the heart of Appalachian culture — the stories. On the third Saturday in September […]

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The British detective series works for detailed storytelling and good acting

Four mysterious stories capture the essence of the chic London town of Chelsea, from teenagers to high life to football. French language He’s a balding, middle-aged cop with a hint of red paunch and stubble, lives alone in a smelly houseboat, and bikes to work. Police detective Max Arnold departs from your definition of an […]

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‘Storytelling Project’ to celebrate creatives of Hellenic descent

The Greek Community of Melbourne (GCM) will embark on a ‘storytelling’ project in which a series of events will be organized and organized to celebrate the art and discipline of storytelling while celebrating Greek and Greek artists, writers and storytellers Australians. The project will take many forms and will seek to celebrate acclaimed works and […]

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Melbourne’s Greek community celebrates creations through ‘Storytelling Project’

The Greek Community of Melbourne (GCM) will embark on a ‘storytelling’ project in which a series of events will be organized and organized to celebrate the art and discipline of storytelling while celebrating Greek and Greek artists, writers and storytellers Australians. The project will take many forms and seek to celebrate acclaimed works and emerging […]

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Angus Cockney explores storytelling through tales of the 12 moons

Inuvialuit artist Angus Cockney’s latest project interprets the Inuit stories of the 12 year moons as passed down from his family. Work, Ataa! Soona Luna? – or Listen! What Moon? – is designed to highlight the importance of sharing traditional knowledge through oral storytelling. A free presentation will be held at the Prince of Wales […]

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The Meth is a series of live storytelling events

The methamphetamine is a series of live storytelling events.All stories are true, uncensored and unscripted. themeth.org Saturday September 24e, Methamphetamine comes to Astoria at the Archdiocesan Hellenic Cultural Center located at 27-09 Crescent Street, Astoria, NY 11102For tickets, go to www.eventbrite.com/e/the-meth-a-live-storytelling-show-tickets-402632443477?aff=ebdshpsearchautocomplete Methamphetamine producers: Greg Kritikos of Legendary Entertainment NYC is a comedian, actor, writer and […]

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Special online course in Digital Storytelling for Latinx Journalists attracts students from across the United States and is now available as a self-directed course

More than 250 students from Latinx colleges and universities across the United States have enrolled in a free online course from Knight Center to help them grow as digital storytellers. “Digital Storytelling for the Next Generation of Latinx Journalists,” a free online course offered in collaboration with Microsoft, ran from June 20 to July 17, […]

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The Ellwood City Storytelling Festival is scheduled for Saturday

ELLWOOD CITY ‒ The 21st annual free, family-friendly storytelling festival, Happily Ever After, is Saturday. Nancy Wallace, youth services coordinator for the Ellwood City Area Library, said the festival’s title, Happily Ever After, is in honor of Bill Pate. who is retiring. “Bill has been an artist, assistant and friend since the festival began. He […]

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Telling life’s lessons through storytelling

Writers and poets have an exceptional talent for describing incomprehensible emotions, be they feelings of love, hope, desires, helplessness, in perfect and coherent words. It is a sense of relief to see this complex knot unraveled with a few words on paper, or even through spoken words. Writers and poets, and their work, are our […]

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Meta Storytelling – Inspired or just lazy?

The next season of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” triples on meta. The latest twist? a story based on previous stories featuring existing characters alongside the old school team. Confused? Get in line. ‘HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES’ Season 4 follows the main characters as they discover that the cast of […]

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The Quiet Girl reminds us of the power of storytelling

Imagine the Hollywood pitch: a young Irish girl who doesn’t speak much is sent by her struggling family to live with distant relatives for the summer. She has no idea why she is there but she helps around their dairy farm then she comes home. From this very simple premise, first director Colm Bairéad created […]

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Joseph Sabino Mistick: We could use a bit of Jack Bogut’s storytelling these days

When Jack Bogut was the king of morning radio in Pittsburgh, waking up to his favorite station wasn’t as scary as it is today. We always seem to be on the brink of something terrible or facing something terrible that happened overnight – political violence, mass shootings, pandemic – but it wasn’t always that way. […]

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Ice cream social at Manistee with music and storytelling

Hello Manistee County! Hope you are enjoying our beautiful weather. I can’t believe all the crazy time going on east and west. My son called me to talk the other day on his way home from teaching because they closed his school in Denver because of the heat. I’m still happy living in Michigan, especially […]

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Nonprofit uses storytelling to end mental health stigma

In a Culver City home, a rehearsal takes place that puts mental health first. “You are uncomfortable and you cannot leave because everyone is watching you,” said Reba Buhr, performing a monologue. What do you want to know “This Is My Brave” debuted in 2014 and has produced over 80 shows in the United States […]

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Connections and Collections: The Storytelling Life of Paul Diamond

Paul Diamond has pursued stories all his life. An accountant turned journalist, Diamond is queer and Maori and now works to help tell stories at the Alexander Turnbull Library in Wellington as a curator, Māori. Diamond (Ngāti Haua, Te Rarawa and Ngāpuhi) is about to release his latest book, about the downfall of Charles Mackay, […]

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WLT Continues ‘Brave’ Storytelling and Set Design for New Fall Season | Winchester Star

A new show at the Winchester Little Theater brought some changes to the stage this fall with high-tech storytelling choices. Starring 17-year-old high school student Josh Horn as Christopher, “Strange Incident of the Dog in the Night” is “an incredibly demanding show,” director Sally Anderson said. Based on the award-winning novel by Mark Haddon, Simon […]

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Sandbar Storytelling Festival Day Passes Now Available | Culture & Leisure

The Sandbar Storytelling Festival (SSF), presenting its first fall lineup of storytellers on October 14 and 15, goes on sale with day passes starting Tuesday, September 6. In addition to two-day passes ($120 for 10 events), customers can now purchase separate passes for Friday and Saturday. The Friday pass is $50 (four events) and the […]

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Remento, a storytelling app to preserve family stories, raises $3 million and launches its iOS app • TechCrunch

Remento, a company focused on capturing and preserving family stories, has raised $3 million in seed funding led by Upfront Ventures. The Los Angeles-based company is also launching its iOS app today after beta testing it for a year. The company’s new iOS app is designed to give users conversation prompts to inspire family members […]

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The storyteller has her own story

September 3 – HERMITAGE – People all over Mercer County know her as the “Lady of the Tale.” Victoria Rivetti Lingner has been telling stories for over 20 years in nursing homes, elementary schools and as an in-house storyteller for Buhl Park. “I want kids to love reading as much as I do,” Lingner said. […]

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Test your entrepreneurial creativity with edition 53 of our quiz!

side sparks, the weekly quiz Your story, tests your domain knowledge, business acumen and lateral thinking skills (see previous edition here). In this 53rd edition of the quiz, we present the issues addressed by real entrepreneurs in their startup journey. What would you do if you were in their place? At the end of the […]

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Muskegon County youth experience hands-on digital storytelling workshop

Storytelling is an in-demand communication skill for 21st century careers across all disciplines and industries. A collaboration between Mosaic Film Experience and Pathfinders of Muskegon provided 25 Muskegon County students with an introduction to the art and science of digital storytelling. “Students are digital natives, and storytelling can be a convenient way to connect classroom […]

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‘Devil In Ohio’ review: A miniseries defined by Schlocky performances, cliche storytelling and bad horror

It is common knowledge that TV shows, limited series, and movies follow two different forms of storytelling. The first takes place over several episodes, and the second ends in a few hours, which can range from 90 minutes to 4 hours. And these two forms are not interchangeable. A story substantial enough to be made […]

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My favorite pieces: Charu Gandhi’s Indian roots are reflected in his precious objects

Growing up in India, interior designer Charu Gandhi learned to appreciate jewelry as something meaningful through family stories. His grandparents left what is now Pakistan during the partition in 1947 with only a few trunks of possessions. “I come from a family that had a lot of land, these beautiful houses. . . but all […]

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Faculty Feature: CFA San Diego Member Uses Storytelling to Elevate Previously Suppressed Black Stories and Experiences

Dr. Sureshi M. Jayawardene recalls his first encounter with storytelling: the letters his great-grandmother Muriel de Silva wrote to a baby Jayawardene, the matriarch’s first great-grandchild. The personal messages urged Jayawardene to think about his future beyond individual achievement, to work to improve the lives of his community and his people. Jayawardene grew up in […]