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Viewing list for this course

Infographic of the Day: Kurt Vonnegut Maps Out the Shape of Stories

Reading list for this course

Mandatory reading for this course

Haven, K. (2007). Story Proof: The Science Behind the Startling Power of Story. Westport: Libraries Unlimited.

Ohler, J. (2013). Digital Storytelling in the Classroom: New Media Pathways to Literacy, Learning and Creativity, 2nd ed. Thousand Oaks: Corwin Press.

Highly recommended reading for this course

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.

Simmons, 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

Brown, J., Denning, S. (2005). Storytelling in Organizations: Why Storytelling is Transforming 21st Century Organizations and Management. Burlington: Elsevier.

Denning, S. (2001). The Springboard: How Storytelling Ignites Action in Knowledge-Era Organizations. Burlington, MA: Butterworth Heinemann.

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)
Atkinson, 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).

Pink, D. (2005). A Whole New Mind: Moving from the Information Age to the Conceptual Age. New York: Riverhead.

Related and recommended

McCloud, 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.