The United States of Storytelling

The United States of Storytelling

The United States of Storytelling

This diverse collection of American folktales and true stories showcases the history and lore of the eastern states.

Critical Storytelling

Critical Storytelling

Critical Storytelling

The poems, personal and visual narratives in this edited book, Critical Storytelling: Multilingual Immigrants in the United States, are symbolic of the resilient, transformative experiences lived by multilingual immigrants in the United States.

The Way of the Storyteller

The Way of the Storyteller

The Way of the Storyteller

An expert's advice on the art of storytelling with 11 charming folk tales

Storytelling and Theatre

Storytelling and Theatre

Storytelling and Theatre

This will be of particular interest to undergraduates of performing arts and the substantial community of those engaged in storytelling, filling a noticeable void in an emerging field of scholarship. Michael Wilson addresses the recent rise of storytelling as a professional performance art by providing a critical survey of current practice and a critical framework for those debates currently taking place, and those debates which will undoubtedly emerge in future. The text includes critical analysis of a range of practices alongside interviews with key contemporary practitioners about their work.

Storytelling Art and Technique

Storytelling  Art and Technique

Storytelling Art and Technique

Join the countless professionals who have benefited from the best how to storytelling guide available today. Storytelling: Art and Technique is a proven handbook and selection tool that shows you how to select, prepare, and tell stories to and for children aged 3 to 13. Ideal for both beginning and experienced storytellers working in public or school library settings, this useful volume reveals the storyteller's art—from planning through performance.

The Leader s Guide to Storytelling

The Leader s Guide to Storytelling

The Leader s Guide to Storytelling

How leaders can use the right story at the right time to inspire change and action This revised and updated edition of the best-selling book A Leader's Guide to Storytelling shows how storytelling is one of the few ways to handle the most important and difficult challenges of leadership: sparking action, getting people to work together, and leading people into the future. Using myriad illustrative examples and filled with how-to techniques, this book clearly explains how you can learn to tell the right story at the right time. Stephen Denning has won awards from Financial Times, The Innovation Book Club, and 800-CEO-READ The book on leadership storytelling shows how successful leaders use stories to get their ideas across and spark enduring enthusiasm for change Stephen Denning offers a hands-on guide to unleash the power of the business narrative.

Narrative and the Making of US National Security

Narrative and the Making of US National Security

Narrative and the Making of US National Security

Shows how dominant narratives have shaped the national security policies of the United States.