Thursday, October 7, 2010

Comment: What is storytelling?

Are you still "telling" a story if no words are spoken?

Storytelling festivals and traditions often honor the ancient art of the spoken word, oral traditions passed down through numerous generations in every culture. These stories highlight the values, beliefs and powerful syumbols of any people at any given time.

But what about stories told through different mediums?

This week, storytelling breaks into primetime tv through one of televisions most popular shows: Dancing with the Stars.

Is this a new, modern twist on storytelling?

Storytelling Night on DWTS

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