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The International Storytelling Center (ISC), home to the world-renowned National Storytelling Festival and Storytelling Live! teller-in-residence series, is proud to announce the 2021 Young Appalachian Story Summit (YASS), a day-long workshop-intensive event which provides story-based leadership and civic engagement training for young adults in Appalachia, all free of charge thanks to a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. YASS focuses on how young adults ages 18-25 can use storytelling as a leadership tool to help create Appalachia’s future. The theme…Find out more »
The National Storytelling Festival October 1-3, 2021 Have you heard the good news? The National Storytelling Festival is taking place in Jonesborough this year, and you can join us in person. (Yes, there will be a virtual option, too.) We're working hard to get everything ready, and are absolutely thrilled to welcome you back. We plan to announce the full lineup in the near future, but we thought you might enjoy a sneak peak. Exclusive to this newsletter, here are…Find out more »