4 Inspiring TEDx Videos for Digital Storytellers

October 24th, 2012 in Inspiration

Storytellers thrive off of other inspiring stories. tedx

We also need to understand how good stories work, and what tools we have to create with.

In honor of TEDx coming to Detroit this week, I’ve gathered some of the top Storytelling TEDx talks for you to check out.  Enjoy the following.

1. Andrew Stanton: The clues to a great story

"The greatest story commandment: make me care."

2. Marcus Tempest: A magical tale (with augemented reality)

"Now experts believe that stories go beyond their capacity for keeping us entertained. We think in narrative structures. We connect events and emotions and instinctively transform them into a sequence that can be understood. It's a uniquely human achievement."

3. Isabel Allende: Tales of passion

 "Heart is what drives us and determines our fate. This is what I need from my characters...mavericks, dissonance, outsiders, and rebels."

4. Joe Sabia: The technology of storytelling

"In 6,000 years of storytelling, the've gone from depicting hunting on cave walls to depicting Shakespeare on Facebook walls."

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