ISBN-10:
1591586003
ISBN-13:
9781591586005
Pub. Date:
01/12/2010
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Storytelling: Art and Technique / Edition 4

Storytelling: Art and Technique / Edition 4

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781591586005
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/12/2010
Edition description: Fourth Edition
Pages: 455
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Ellin Greene, EdD, is an internationally known storyteller, lecturer, workshop leader, and conference director.

Janice M. Del Negro, PhD, is assistant professor at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at Dominican University, River Forest, IL.

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword

Preface

For Story's Sake: Reading as Its Own Reward

PART I: HISTORY AND PRACTICE

Chapter 1: Storytelling: A Historical Perspective

Chapter 2: Storytelling to Children in Libraries

Chapter 3: Purpose and Values of Storytelling

Chapter 4: Selection

Chapter 5: Preparation

Chapter 6: Presentation

Chapter 7: Storytelling to Children with Special Needs; Storytelling in Special Settings

Chapter 8: Storytelling to Young Children

Chapter 9: Storytelling to Young Adults

Chapter 10: Children and Young Adults as Storytellers

Chapter 11: Program Planning

Chapter 12: Administration of the Storytelling Program and In-Service Education

PART II: AN INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE

Storytelling in Libraries and Schools in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland

How Do You Say "Storytelling" in Chinese?

PART III: STORIES

The Gingerbread Man

Perez and Martina: A Puerto Rican Folktale

The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling

The Dancing Granny

Ananse the Spider in Search of a Fool

Jack and the Two-Bullet Hunt

Willa and the Wind

More Than Salt

Ling-Li and the Phoenix Fairy: A Chinese Folktale

Rubies

The White Horse Girl and the Blue Wind Boy

The Vision in the Wood

The Legend of the Christmas Rose

PART IV: RESOURCES FOR THE STORYTELLER

Professional Reading

Bibliographies, Dictionaries, Encyclopedia, and Indexes

Books About Stories and Storytelling

Resources for Fingerplays, Action Rhymes, Flannel Board Storytelling, Storytelling Activities, Participation Tales, Reader's Theatre and Story Theatre

Articles

Magazines About Folktales, Myths, and Storytelling

Web Sources

Folktales, Literary Tales, Poetry, and Song

Folktales: Collections

Folktales: Picture Books

Tall Tales

Fables

Heroes and Heroines, Myths and Legends

Literary Tales: Collections

Literary Tales: Picture Books

Poetry and Song

Stories of Special Appeal

Stories for Three- to Five-Year-Olds

Stories for Five- to Eight-Year-Olds

Stories for Eight- to Eleven-Year-Olds

Stories for Eleven- to Fifteen-Year-Olds

Stories for a Mixed-Age Group

Stories for the Family Evening Storytelling Program

Read-Alouds: 100 Personal Favorites

A Sampling of Storytelling Recordings

Sources

Glossary

Copyright Acknowledgments

Index

Customer Reviews

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