Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Healing the World...One Story at a Time

New England Storytelling Conference
League for the Advancement
of New England Storytelling

Call For Workshop Proposals
for the LANES’ annual Sharing the Fire: New England Storytelling Conference on March 18-20, 2011, in Warwick, Rhode Island. This year is the 30th anniversary of Sharing the Fire. The theme of this year’s conference, “Healing the World ...One Story at a Time” will focus on innovative and diverse ways that Storytelling can affect positive change in the 21st century. For example:

~Building our Communities
~Nurturing Our Spirits
~Bridging our Differences
~Connecting with Nature

We have a truly exceptional Keynote Speaker, Odds Bodkin, and now it’s time to procure, evaluate and select the workshops for the conference. The Evaluation Committee will focus on workshops that address our theme. The Call for Proposal instructions and form are posted on the LANES website. The deadline for submission is September 17, 2010.