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Storytelling

Aesop
semi-legendary fabulist of ancient Greece. [Gk. Lit.: Harvey, 10]
Münchäusen
Baron traveler grossly embellishes his experiences. [Ger. Lit.: Harvey, 565]
Mother Goose
originally a fictitious nursery rhyme spinner from Perrault, later a Bostonian authoress. [Fr. Lit.: Brewer Handbook, 732]
Odysseus
wily teller of tales. [Gk. Legend: Odyssey]
Ovid
(Publius Ovidius Naso, 43 B.C.—A.D. 17) great storyteller of classical mythology. [Rom. Lit.: Zimmerman, 187]
Remus, Uncle
narrator of animal tales in Old South. [Am. Lit.: Nights with Uncle Remus]
Sandy
told endless tales as she and Boss traveled. [Am. Lit.: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court]
Scheherazade
forestalls her execution with 1,001 tales. [Arab. Lit.: Arabian Nights]
Watson, Dr. John H.
chronicles Sherlock Holmes’s cases. [Br. Lit.: Arthur Conan Doyle Sherlock Holmes]
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Video storytelling is far different from a video summary or highlighting tool in that the true storyteller is able to create emotional impact for their audience," said Oren Boiman, CEO of Magisto.
There will be stories with food, stories with walks, stories with pictures and a continuous pop-up storytelling canopy where the audience can listen to one story or stay all day.
5m people visit Cadw sites each year and National Storytelling Week is the perfect opportunity to showcase some of the thousands of stories that are waiting to be discovered at our sites.
The students explored the texts and experimented with storytelling through role-play, puppets and iPad apps PuppetPals, Sock Puppets and PlaySchool ArtMaker.
The worK was showcased alongside professional storytelling events as part of the festival programme, which featured Taffy Thomas; Peter Chand; M'soshi; Satellite Arts and Telling Tales The On the Road to Manchester project was nominated by Lee Bray, a Community and Outreach worKer involved in the project: The project is nominated in the Outstanding Community Project Category and is featured on the BASE website, www.
I would encourage all North East firms to appreciate the importance of peer storytelling as employees can convey everything from what makes them 'tick' to their ethics at work.
Clare believes that performance storytelling is a rather unique medium.
For more information about the Pacific Journeys of Discovery exhibition and the storytelling sessions telephone the Dorman Museum on 01642 358101.
BEIRUT: Storytelling is one of those foundational forms of cultural production, albeit one that is gradually being supplanted by other non-performative narrative forms and, increasingly, non-narrative electronic gaming.
Storytelling events have also taken place at all Kids 1st Nurseries throughout the region.
Everyone is very welcome to join us for Storytelling Week, whether that's to listen to old tales, read a story out loud or write a poem to share with us.