Awakening the Hidden Storyteller
How to Build Storytelling Tradition In Your Family
A Nationally-Acclaimed Storyteller reveals the essential elements of storytelling, story listening and story creating in this award-winning guide to creating your own storytelling tradition.
Inside each of us is a natural-born storyteller, waiting to be released. Beginning with this simple idea, professional storyteller Robin Moore guides you through the steps of locating, crafting and delivering compelling spoken stories. This title is available in three forms: As a large-format paperback book, as an e-book and as an audio recording.
About the Author
Robin Moore has made his full-time living since 1981 as an author, storyteller and instructor in story creation skills in both spoken and written word. He has written more than a dozen award-winning books, published by HarperCollins, Random House and Simon& Schuster. He is owner of his own independent publishing house, Groundhog Press, which produces books and recordings celebrating the oral tradition. He has presented more than 5,000 storytelling programs and has told stories to more than one million people. He holds a B.A. in Journalism from Pennsylvania State University and a M.A. in Oral Traditions from The Graduate Institute. He serves on the faculty of The Graduate Institute as Program Coordinator for The Master of Arts in Writing and Oral Traditions Program, The Applied Storytelling Certificate Program and the Master of Arts in Learning and Thinking Program and is Director of The Graduate Institute Publishing Center.