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Audio | The power of Indigenous storytelling: Witi Ihimaera (New Zealand) and Ali Cobby Eckermann (Australia)

Listen to an interview with two internationally acclaimed indigenous writers: one being a first hand account of forced adoption and an education that promotes alienation from a child’s cultural roots; and both on the struggles and joys of reconnecting with … Continue reading

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Bhimayana, an award winning graphic novel on Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar illustrated by Gond artists: Storytelling at its very best

Bhimayana: Experiences of Untouchability. Graphic novel on Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar with art by award winning Gond artists Durgabai Vyam and Subhas Vyam; story by Srividya Natarajan and S. Anand. Navayana Publishing 2011. ISBN-13: 978-8189059170. Rs. 325. A must-read for every child and adult in the nation and a must-include in … Continue reading

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The People’s Archive of Rural India: Cutting-edge technology and new forms of storytelling to document and reflect the energies of rural Indians

Adivasi Books on tribal culture and related resources Media portrayal Modernity Music and dance Revival of traditions Storytelling Video resources – external Source: Everyday lives, Everyday people – The HinduAddress : http://www.thehindu.com/features/magazine/everyday-lives-everyday-people/article6688908.eceDate Visited: Thu Jan 29 2015 15:23:35 GMT+0100 (CET) … Continue reading

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Tip | How to Tell a Great Story: “Storytelling is a real art form that requires repeated effort to get right”

by Carolyn O’Hara in Harvard Business Review | Read the full article here >> We tell stories to our coworkers and peers all the time — to persuade someone to support our project, to explain to an employee how he might improve, or … Continue reading

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Storytelling by school kids in the Gudalur valley in the Nilgiri mountains – Tamil Nadu

Friday, April 4th, 2014 | To read the full blog and view more photos, click here >>  Hello friends! Today the kids from 7th standard are telling you about their villages, we hope you have fun reading their comments! I like that … Continue reading

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