Suddenly They Heard Footsteps: Storytelling for the Twenty-First Century / Edition 1

Suddenly They Heard Footsteps: Storytelling for the Twenty-First Century / Edition 1

by Dan Yashinsky
     
 

A manifesto for storytelling's future and a handbook of stories and inspirationSee more details below

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A manifesto for storytelling's future and a handbook of stories and inspiration

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578069279
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
Publication date:
10/06/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments     xi
Preface     xiii
Suddenly They Heard Footsteps     1
Frankie and the Firebird     16
The Storm Fool's Tale     29
Annals of Hosting     51
Stories for the Crossroads     67
Lives of the Storytellers     80
Speaking Story     94
Hunting and Gathering     106
Thunder over the Library     122
Old Patterns, New Yarns     136
Letting the Story Through     148
Emergency Storytelling     161
Dreaming a New Myth     174
Why All Tongues Are Red     186
Rich and Poor     191
Strange Voices     201
The Devil's Noodles     209
The Devil in Don Mills     220
Mr. Globus and Laughing Boy     230
The Storyteller at Fault     251
Afterword     293
Storytelling Resources     294
Annotated Bibliography     304
Permissions     317

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