Public narrative

Performing Public Narrative: Oral history, play-making and dialog

A bit of history and explanation: Over the past few years I have done a number of oral history interviews with folks who work for Cornell Cooperative Extension. At the same time I’ve also been involved in work around digital storytelling and social media. Within […]

Building narratives with social media, workshop agenda

Agenda/timeline for the upcoming Short stories: Building narratives with social media workshop series. The first session is front loaded with a lot of content and less ‘creation’ in order to (hopefully) establish a common baseline to work from. Participants are bringing a varied, though generally […]

Considering public narratives

Considering public narratives

I recently gave a short workshop on digital and social media and public narratives. In preparing I accumulated some resources but also began to think deeply again (or reconsider) the issue of hope in the stories we tell. I have often fallen into the easy […]