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September 5, 2017

Oscars-nominated Murray Nossel believes in healing through stories

Murray Nossel, an Oscars-nominated documentary filmmaker, teacher, and performer, lives and breathes storytelling.
August 28, 2017

Past participants tell you why you should come to #Story17

There is no one better for telling you what The Power of Storytelling is really about than our past participants.
August 22, 2017

#Story17 festival schedule

As The Power of Storytelling is getting closer, keep up to speed with schedule announcements and get ready for October.
August 17, 2017

Elie Gardner and the stories that change storytellers’ lives

Based in Istanbul, Turkey, Elie’s work revolves around migration, women’s rights and education, and this led her from Afghanistan, to Zimbabwe and up and down the Western Balkan migration route.
August 17, 2017

Finbarr O’Reilly and the impact of photography

After more than a decade spent covering conflicts as a newswire photographer, Finbarr O’Reilly was ready to put the camera down. He says writing a book about the experience felt restorative.
August 11, 2017

Stories (and books) recommended by past speakers

With one month left of summer, we put together a list of stories and books recommended by our former speakers on Twitter.
August 8, 2017

10 things Debbie Millman learned the hard way

What we learned from Debbie Millman’s inspiring talk on overcoming rejection at the National Theatre Bucharest on August 7.
August 1, 2017

#Story17: award-winning storytelling for a week-long festival

The annual conference returns in October for its seventh edition with an incredible lineup, a fitting theme and a new format.
August 1, 2017

Sarah Stillman on shedding light on human rights issues

Sarah Stillman, staff writer at The New Yorker, always gravitated towards stories at the margins of mainstream storytelling.