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Find out what’s happening at the International Storytelling Center and learn about the latest news in the world of storytelling. 

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This week’s teller in residence: Bill Harley

Posted by ISC Staff on June 18, 2017

Bill Harley, this week’s teller in residence, joins ISC from Massachusetts. Bill Harley is a songwriter, storyteller, author, performing and recording artist.

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Mark Yourself Safe

Posted by ISC Staff on May 19, 2017

This month, ISC president Kiran Singh Sirah reflects on the role of storytelling in the wake of terrorist attacks: "Not so long ago, I logged onto Facebook and saw my cousin had just “marked himself safe.” Safe from what? I thought, but quickly I learned that there had been a terrorist attack."

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Stories in Motion: The Sound of Silence

Posted by ISC Staff on May 19, 2017

“Meditation is having a bit of a moment right now--here at ISC, in pop culture, and across the arts. For this month's feature, we consider how meditation can enhance creativity, promote wellness, and generally improve your life. We also take a look at the artist who's become its unlikely spokesperson: Filmmaker David Lynch”

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2017 Story Slam

Posted by ISC Staff on April 30, 2017

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Humanitarian of the Year: Scott Niswonger

Posted by ISC Staff on March 27, 2017

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Stories in Motion: Making History Talk

Posted by ISC Staff on March 27, 2017

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Field Report: Lyrics & Lore

Posted by ISC Staff on February 27, 2017

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Stories of Pretend Meals

Posted by ISC Staff on February 24, 2017

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Stories Can Shine a Light on Slavery.

Posted by ISC Staff on February 22, 2017

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Help safeguard the arts through action.

Posted by ISC Staff on February 17, 2017

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