• The magnificent Ira Glass, of This American Life (check it out – download it every week – listen and enjoy the deliciousness of it) has a few tips on storytelling here.
  • Dave Isay and all the folks of the Storycorps project, have a wealth of real stories on their website. It’s beautiful. Make yourself a pot of tea and enjoy listening to them.  While you’re at it, buy Dave Isay’s lovely book Listening is an Act of Love.
  • The wonderful Fi Glover has a BBC radio 4 project called The Listening Project that's really worthwhile umm.. listening to. 
  • You’ll find some tips from Tim Shephard here.
  • You’ll find some tips from Kate Merton, via the BBC here.
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    Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice -- and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.

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