Monday, January 26, 2015

The Luxury of Listening: Storytelling Podcasts

A Midsummer's Night Dream
by
Arthur Rackham, 1908
Recently, storyteller Allison Cox asked our colleagues on the Storytell listserv to share some of their favorite podcast sites. Below is a list of suggestions, along with additional links to stories that regularly stream live on radio stations.

While there is no substitute for a live performance, watching and hearing a storyteller weave their magic right before your eyes, these podcasts are certainly treasures in their own right.

I am sure your will find many wonderful stories among the many links below to brighten your days!




Podcasts and Radio Shows



The Art of Storytelling Show
http://www.artofstorytellingshow.com/

Everything is Stories
eisradio.org

The Moth 
http://themoth.org/


Porchlight Storytelling Series
http://porchlight.libsyn.com/


Stories of the Journey Home
http://www.storiesofthejourneyhome.com/

StoryCorps 

http://storycorps.org/

Tell a Tale


This American Life
http://www.thisamericanlife.org/


World of Storytelling
http://www.live365.com/index.live

 
Many thanks to Allison for asking the question and to the following storytellers for sharing the information:

Wendy Gourley
Jenni Cargill-Strong
Richard Martin
Ingrid Nixon
Nick Smith
Michael Williams


 

 

Karen Chace 2015 ©

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4 comments:

Linda Gorham said...

Wow Karen! This is pretty cool!

Karen Chace said...

So glad you find it useful Linda! I hope all is well.

Karen

BigMouths said...

What s great resource to have all these in one place ! Thanks, Karen. FYI A few of our podcasts are highlighted on our home page, all are at iTunes and our host site is http://Libysn.masssmouth.com.

Karen Chace said...

Thank you BigMouths. I appreciate your note. I did go to the website link but it it is a broken. Would you please send me the correct one so I can add it to the list? Thanks so much.

Karen