Ira Glass on Storytelling

These videos are excellent, easy-to-understand explanations of 1) the building blocks of a great story, 2) finding a decent story to tell, and 3) authenticity in multimedia projects from one of the most famous radio storytellers of this generation, Ira Glass. I wish the were not prefaced by advertising, but they are…

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Instructor of Composition and Rhetoric at the University of Colorado Denver, specializing in 21st century skills, research, and creative nonfiction. Director of the Denver Writing Project, a local site of the National Writing Project's professional network for K through College educators.
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One Response to Ira Glass on Storytelling

  1. beoutkinder says:

    I loved everything about this interview series with Ira – some great nuggets of wisdom! My favorite on the topic of storytelling, “Not enough gets said about the importance of abandoning crap.” Meme worthy!

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