Mandatory reading for this course
Haven, K. (2007). Story Proof: The Science Behind the Startling Power of Story. Westport: Libraries Unlimited.Highly recommended reading for this course
J. (2013). Digital Storytelling in the Classroom: New Media Pathways to
Literacy, Learning and Creativity, 2nd ed. Thousand Oaks: Corwin Press.
Bennett, T. (2013). The Power of Storytelling- The Art of Influential Communication. American Fork, UT: Sound Concepts.
Cron, L. (2012). Wired for Story- The Writer's Guide to Using Brain Science to Hook Readers from the Very First Sentence. Berkeley: Ten Speed Press.
Fog, K., Budtz, C., Yakaboylu, B. Storytelling- Branding in Practice.New York: Spring.
McKee, R. (1997). Story: Substance, Structure, Style and The Principles of Screenwriting. New York: Reagan.
Mead, G. Telling the Story- The Heart & Soul of Successful Leadership. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Olson, R., Barton, D., Palermo, B. Connection- Hollywood Storytelling meets Critical Thinking. Los Angeles: Prairie Starfish Productions.
A. (2001). The Story Factor: Inspiration, Influence, and Persuasion
through the Art of Storytelling. Cambridge, MA: Basic Books.
Smith, P. (2012). Lead with a Story- A Guide to Crafting Business Narratives That Captivate, Convince, and Inspire. New York: Amacom.
Truby, J. (2007). The Anatomy of Story- 22 Steps to Becoming a Master Storyteller. New York: Faber and Faber.Relevant for this course, depending on your direction
Aesop. (2002). Aesop's Fables, trans. by Laura Gibbs. Oxford: Oxford Press
J., Denning, S. (2005). Storytelling in Organizations: Why Storytelling
is Transforming 21st Century Organizations and Management. Burlington:
Denning, S. (2001). The Springboard: How Storytelling
Ignites Action in Knowledge-Era Organizations. Burlington, MA:
Denning, S. (2011). The Leader's Guide to Storytelling. San Francisco: Josey-Bass.
Egan, K. (1986). Teaching as Storytelling. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Fulford, R. (1999). The Triumph of Narrative. New York: Broadway Books.
Fulton, H. (2005). Narrative and Media. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Godin, S. (2005). All Marketers are Liars. New York: Penguin Group.
Hosein, H. (2011). Storyteller Uprising. Seattle: HRH Media.
King, T. (2003). The Truth About Stories- A Native Narrative. Minneapolis: University of Minneapolis Press.
Macdonald, M., Whitman, J., Whitman, N. (2013). Teaching with Story- Classroom Connections to Storytelling. Atlanta, Georgia: August House.
Miller, D. (2009). A Million Miles in a Thousand Years. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.
Rubie, P., Provost, G. (1998). How to Tell a Story- The Secrets of Writing Captivating Tales. Cincinnati: Writer's Digest Books.
Silverman, L. (2006). Wake Me Up When the Data Is Over. San Francisco: Josey-Bass.
Sterling, C., Davidson, M. (1996). Writing Aerobics for the Beginning Writer. Salt Lake City: NPI.
Stuczynski, A., et. al. (2005). Tapestry of Tales- Stories of Self, Family and Community Provide Rich Fabric of Learning. Portland: Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory.
Sunderland, M. (2003). Using Storytelling as a Therapeutic Tool with Children. Oxon, UK: Speechmark.
Twain, M. (Date?) How To Tell a Story and Other Essays. Publisher?Parts of books recommended (i.e., includes specific sections about story)
C. (2007). Beyond Bullet Points: Using Microsoft PowerPoint to Create
Presentations That Inform, Motivate, and Inspire. Bellingham: Microsoft
Press. [My note: this book approaches creating PowerPoint presentations from a storytelling perspectivv.]
Heath, D., Heath, C. (2008). Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die. New York: Random House: Atkinson, C. (2008).Related and recommended
Pink, D. (2005). A Whole New Mind: Moving from the Information Age to the Conceptual Age. New York: Riverhead.
S. (2000). Reinventing Comic Books: How Imagination and Technology Are
Revolutionizing an Art Form. New York: Perennial.
Eisner, W. (2001). Graphic Storytelling and Visual Narrative. Tamarac, Florida: Poorhouse Publications.
Eisner, W. (2001). Comics and Sequential Art. Tamarac, Florida: Poorhouse Publications.