August 2017 Newsletter
Helpful Thoughts on Using A “New” Technology
The most recent issue of Storytelling Magazine (a publication of the National Storytelling Network) has a section devoted to different perspectives on the use of Audio- and Video- conferencing in relation to the art of storytelling. Thru eleven contributions, the section explores different aspects of the use of the technology and notes the limits, as well as the possibilities of such technology in reaching out to others.
I confess: as I opened the issue, I immediately felt that such technology was not only not appropriate for me, but not appropriate for our art form. Yet, as I read the various contributions – especially those about events that successfully used these technologies — my eyes were opened to [Read more…]