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Lunch Meet & Greet with Storytelling in Organizations (SIO)

Come meet the key members of Storytelling in Organizations and learn more about this Special Interest Group!   Go back to 2020 Connected library  Go back to 2020 Connected library

Lunch Q&A with Loren Niemi, NSN Board Chair

Join the National Storytelling Network chair, Loren Niemi, for a discussion about the organization and questions from our membership and beyond.   Go back to 2020 Connected library  Presenters:   Go back to 2020 Connected library

2020 ORACLE Awards Ceremony

Come celebrate the accomplishments of our NSN community!   Go back to 2020 Connected library  Award Recipients:     Go back to 2020 Connected library

Lunch Meet & Greet with Producers and Organizers (PRO)

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Green Fire Documentary Viewing & Discussion

Presented as part of the 2021 Earth Up Conference GREEN FIRE explores the life and legacy of famed conservationist Aldo Leopold (A Sand County Almanac) and the many ways his land ethic philosophy lives on in the work of people and organizations all over the country today. The film shares highlights from Leopold’s life and …

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Youth Empowering Youth Through Storytelling

Presented as part of the 2021 Earth Up Conference Can a collaboration among cousins combat climate crisis by empowering young people to perform bird-friendly mini-makeovers on their homes, schools, and parks? Can a high school group in Illinois restore an endangered species and help to remove prescription drugs from our waterways? Can a college student …

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Telling the Earth’s Tales

Presented as part of the 2021 Earth Up Conference How can we best communicate the stress our planet is under and some of the best ways to right it? Join storyteller, Judith Black, and earth scientist, Adam Sacks as we dive into the meaning of biodiversity and learn to create original stories that can powerfully …

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The Earth Stories Collection

Presented as part of the 2021 Earth Up Conference This presentation is accompanied by the telling of three stories from The Earth Stories Collection, a global bank of myths, legends, fables and folktales capable of transmitting a systemic, eco-centric and organicist worldview and illustrating the principles and values of the Earth Charter. Grian A. Cutanda, …

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Nature in Motion

Presented as part of the 2021 Earth Up Conference Create a Nature Discovery Journal. Learn and practice simple ways to enjoy the nature experience with your child. Select from a choice of activities done in class. Bring 10 sheets of blank paper and colored pencils. Ideal for parents / grandparents. Janice Kelley is the Founder …

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Enough is Enough

Presented as part of the 2021 Earth Up Conference During this workshop we will explore, through myth, our connection to Nature and where disrespect and insatiable desire might lead us. Please bring a candle, lighter, paper, and pen to the workshop. Giovanna Conforto teaches at the School of Storytelling, Emerson College (UK) and is the …

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How to Find, Adapt, and Craft Powerful Environmental Stories

Presented as part of the 2021 Earth Up Conference Discover the world of environmental stories. You’ll learn what makes a story “environmental.” Where to look for environmental stories, and how to adapt and create them for new situations. We’ll use examples from my book Tales with Tails: Storytelling the Wonders of the Natural World. Award-winning …

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Story Slam: Mother Earth

Presented as part of the 2021 Earth Up Conference Mother Earth holds us all, she feeds us all. Ashes to ashes, waves in and out… Earth. Share your story of connection, your natural disaster survival tale, a tale of caring for another living thing, your tale of growth. Bring it, tell it, come hear it …

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Story Slam: Amplify

Presented as part of NSN’s Amplify Weekend Hosted by Dr. Raymond Christian

One Child Is One Whole World Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Csenge Virág Zalka, PhD.

Producing 101 Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Ellen Munds, Lisa Overholser, and Barry McWilliams

Kind Stories Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Elisa Pearmain and Lani Peterson

Tomorrow’s Storytellers Today YES Panel Discussion

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Dr. Kevin Cordi, Cooper Braun-Enos, Donte Woods-Spikes, Carolina Quiroga-Stultz, Alison Broeren, and Amanda Claire Buckley.

Hybrid Storytelling Tips Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Chris Strobel

Story Acquisition Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Shawn Callahan

Kind Stories in Concert Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Megan Wells, Antonio Rocha, Eth-Noh-Tec, Ashima Sitaula, Rabbi Donna Berman, and Emcee Lani Peterson

In The Shoes of The Other Master Class

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Noa Baum **If you are watching this recording  – please note that to get the benefit of this work you will need to do it with a group of at least 4 people.**

On The Row: Storytelling From Arkansas’ Death Row Intensive

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Kathy McGregor

Ancient Wisdoms from Asia through Folktales & Mythology Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Karin Amano, Motoko Dworkin, Bowen Lee, Roopa Mohan, Kuniko Yamamoto, and Linda Yemoto

Untold Stories: Strong, Sassy, Silent No More Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Regi Carpenter, Charlotte Blake Alston, and Noa Baum

Okay Boomer! Stories from Different Eras Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Jesse Bradley, Angie Chatman, Judith Heineman, David Hollingsworth, Annette Mullaney, and Miriam Nadel

Rock the Zoom (Story Aerobics) Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Jeff Gere

Stories in Living Color Panel Discussion

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Storytelling Association of California (SAC) Board members, Sara Armstrong, Rick Roberts, Brandon Spars, Ben Tucker, Roopa Mohan, and Tina Tomiyama.

Stories Build Bridges Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Elisabeth Anton, Larry Castleberry, Denise Page, Cynthia Rojas, and Denise Santisteban

Opening Ceremony & Keynote Presentation

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Kristin Pedemonti

Magic Mix Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Jon Sundell, Sparky & Rhonda Rucker, Charlotte Blake Alston, and Kevin Locke

Forget Memory, Try Imagination! Master Class

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Liz Nichols

Using Music and Story to Connect Across Divides Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Heather Yule

Humanity, Healing, and Humor Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Donna Marie Todd, Ty Fance, Kelli Dunham, and Barbara Schutzgruber

Hear Our Voices Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Cindy Rivka Marshall

First Steps Towards Peace Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Sherry Norfolk

No, We Won’t Shut Up! Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Dawn Jewel Frasier, Valentina Ortiz, Kelli Dunham, Robin Bady, Megan Hicks, Michele Carlo, Rhonda Hansome, and Angel Yau

Ambassadors of Change Panel Discussion

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Lyn Ford, Donte Woods-Spikes, Tricia Fellinger, and Erin O’Neil

Storytelling 101 Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Rosie Best-Cutrer

Life Maps: In From The Margins Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Shannon M. Turner

Connecting People Around the World Through Kamishibai Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Tere Marichal Lugo, Jelena Sitar Cvetko and Igor Cvetko, Tara McGowan, Walter Ritter, Pepe Cabana Kojachi “Mukashi Mukashi”, and Jackie Kerin

Fighting Stereotypes and Scapegoating Panel Discussion

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Joel Ying, Alton Takiyama Chung, Emil Guillermo, and Nancy Wang

Unsocially Distanced Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Nancy Leppard, Lavanya Prasad, Sheila Wee, Kiran Shah, Bie, and Roger Jenkins

80 Minutes Around the World Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Angel Ling, M.J. Kang, and Nestor Gomez

The Bonds That Bind Us Together Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Anne Rutherford, Vijai Nathan, and Steve Daut

Coming of Age with the KSU Tellers Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Kylie Talbott, Ira Eidel, Jacob Segura, Ryann Crawford, Meggan Collins, & Macy Gallagher

Interfaith Storytelling Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Joseph Bruchac (Indigenous Spirituality), Pam Faro (Christianity), Rachel Ann Harding (Buddhism), Cindy Rivka Marshall (Judaism), Varun Mondaiyka (Hinduism), and Queen Nur (Islam)

Heading East to America Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Archy Jamjun, M.J. Kang, Robert Kikuchi-Yngojo, Anne Shimojima, and Emcee Eleanor Clement Glass

Story, Listening, Community, and Social Change Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Gerard Stropnicky

ORACLE Award Ceremony

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference

2021 Grand Slam

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference Hosted by Jessica Robinson

Outspoken LGBTQ Stories at Sidetrack Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Cheryl Rodey, Murphy Row, Maria Kostas, Colin Mascarenhas, Roxanne Meyer, and Channyn Lynne Parker

Folktale: A Window to Singularity with Diversity Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Aparna Athreya

A Change the World Story Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Sadika Kebbi

Sharing One World: An Intercultural Exchange Master Class

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With David Heathfield

Command Performance: Techniques to Rule the Stage Intensive

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Leeny Del Seamonds

Keynote Presentation: Anthony Galloway

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Anthony Galloway

Growing Your Spirit With Story Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Pleasant DeSpain

Does the way you teach storytelling undercut empathy? Workshop

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Doug Lipman

What is NSN Accreditation and is it for me? Panel Discussion

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With NSN Accreditation Committee Members Kathleen Santopietro, Kevin Cordi and Gail Herman, along with Jim Brulé and Louisa Ong.

Stories Build Bridges Master Class

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Denise Page

ORACLE Award Recipient Concert

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference

CONNECTED 2021 Closing Ceremony

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference

NSN Fringe Performance: Jean Le Bec

Presented as part of NSN’s Hot Weekend The Last to Know After 40 years of marriage, my husband left me to live in Arizona with another woman. Slowly, I discover that my husband had been living a double life and through out our marriage had copious affairs. This is my story of moving from victim …

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NSN Hot Story Slam

Presented as part of NSN’s Hot Weekend

Connecting Cultures Through Stories Showcase

Presented as part of NSN’s 2021 Connected Conference With Usha Venkatraman, Daniel Allison, and Karen Golden

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