Seamus Harte

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Transmedia Storytelling

“Transmedia storytelling” is telling a story across multiple media and preferably, although it doesn’t always happen, with a degree of audience …

Marketing

Hijacking Cinema: Advice on Transmedia Storytelling

Video games, apps, infographics—new media is increasingly breaking down cinema’s four walls, working in tandem with a film to build a more immersive, …

This Is Your Brain on Good Storytelling

You know that people love a good story, but have you ever thought about why? Neuroscience offers intriguing answers.<p>Whether you're trying to maintain an audience's attention, sell your product, interest an interviewer, or pitch a journalist, great storytelling is key. The ability to spin a yarn …

Public Speaking

Darren Aronofsky on What We Lose When Film Dies, How Storytelling is Changing and More

1. The 90-minute feature film is no longer the best way to tell a story.<p>“I’m teaching at NYU now, and when I ask my students what they want to do, …

Darren Aronofsky

Storytelling Techniques We Rarely See in the Movies Anymore

Over more than a century, cinema has built up its own storytelling vocabulary. Thanks to generations of intelligent and groundbreaking filmmakers, …

How to break away from articles and invent new story forms

Updated 11/13/13 7:27 pm<p>Deputy Executive Director and EVP of the American Press Institute<p>Director of Program Operations and Partnerships at the …

The Psychological Comforts of Storytelling

Why, throughout human history, have people been so drawn to fiction?<p>When an English archaeologist named George Smith was 31 years old, he became enchanted with an ancient tablet in the British Museum. Years earlier, in 1845, when Smith was only a five-year-old boy, Austen Henry Layard, Henry …

Tell Better Stories In 2014: Storytelling Insight From Margaret Atwood, Ricky Gervais, And Many More

The audience Q&A is very much a part of most directors’, writers’, and other artists’ live appearances. In just about every case, someone from the audience will ask the same question, and the artist will sort of cringe internally, even though he or she probably expected it. That question is “Where …

Falling short: seven writers reflect on failure

Diana Athill, Margaret Atwood, Julian Barnes, Anne Enright, Howard Jacobson, Will Self and Lionel Shriver reflect on their own disappointments in life, love and work<p>• Diana Athill: 'It is possible to make use of failure, and forget it'<br>• Margaret Atwood: 'Get back on the horse that threw you'<br>• …

Tiny Machines

<b>Write a new F(x)</b><p>Stories work as functions inside the brain. Something goes in, a process occurs, something comes out. The types of functions vary. …

A Whiteboard History of Storytelling

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MSLGROUP Storytelling

Persuasion and the Power of Story: Jennifer Aaker (Future of StoryTelling 2013)

THE MOTH: The Best Storytellers in the World

Walt Disney's Storytelling Secrets - Storytelling School

Storytelling Workshop

Gary Vaynerchuk: Stop Storytelling Like it's 2007

The power of storytelling: Erik Nissen Johansen at TEDxUmea

TEDxPennQuarter 2011 - Adam Wade - Reinventing Storytelling

The mystery of storytelling: Julian Friedmann at TEDxEaling

The Power Of Manipulating Emotion: Facebook, Storytelling, And What Moves People To Take Action

There was a fascinating report this week about how a media company is measuring methods to successfully manipulate the emotions of its audience, causing them to take action, and perhaps part with their money.<p>No it’s not Facebook.<p>The company is Participant Media, the media company that produces both …

How To Maximize Your Marketing Campaign Through Storytelling

Marketing is getting more difficult by the day; amidst the content marketing buzz, audiences are drowning in content as marketers and brands try to establish authority and credibility through frequent content publication. Consequently, people are beginning to ignore content that isn’t absolutely …

Europe's Hip 25hours Hotels Injects Storytelling Into Business Travel

One of the most creative small hotel brands in Europe doesn’t use a lot of sophisticated apps, video walls or smart TVs to share info about …

The Art of Persuasive Storytelling

"Your ability to shape your future depends on how well you communicate where you want to be when you get there. When ideas are communicated effectively, people follow and change." - Nancy Duarte<p>Did you know that you have the power to change the world? According to Nancy Duarte, communication …

The 8 Steps To Creating A Great Storyboard

Google Ventures’ Jake Knapp takes us through the lightning-fast process he employs to get a team’s ideas down on paper.<p>[<i>Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of seven posts on running your own Google Ventures design sprint. Read the first part here, the second here, and the third …

23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An Adult

With help from The New York Public Library's Youth Materials Specialist, Betsy Bird, we put together a list of 23 books worth giving a second read.

Books