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The Vanderbilt Hustler | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks about feminism and storytelling

Feminist author and icon Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie came to Langford Auditorium on November 21 to present her talk “Writer, Thinker, Feminist: Vignettes from Life” as part of the Chancellor’s Lecture Series. Adichie is well known for her books, including “Half of a Yellow Sun”, “Purple Hibiscus” and “Americanah”, the latter of which is recognized as […]

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Thompson Square trades songwriting for storytelling with new children’s book that looks like Nashville

Thompson Square are a seasoned country duo with two top five albums, certified gold and 2X platinum singles and continue to rack up multiple Grammy nominations and three trophies as Vocal Duo of the Year at the ACM and CMA Awards. After welcoming the birth of their son, Cooper, in 2016, Shawna and Keifer Thompson’s […]

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This NGO offers stories to underprivileged children

Initially, what started as a campaign to ensure that books are available in schools for disadvantaged children has now grown into an organization that aims to bring about a revolution in education through reading. “Share a book, India “ as a community strives to weave stories into the young minds of our nation and broaden […]

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President Trump wins storytelling game, with help from media friends

Watch President Donald Trump’s rallies enough and his storytelling power shines through. He is the hero, the savior, the dragon slayer of his own story. The bad guys include Democrats, foreigners and journalists at the back of the room. Love it or hate it, but give credit to it: Trump manages to tell a story. […]

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Author shares the joy of storytelling | Geneva lake

As an author of popular books for children and young adolescents, he is not what you would expect. Alan St. Jean of Battle Creek, Michigan, holds a Commerce Degree from Ohio State University. In his last “real” job, he was in purchasing and bookkeeping for a doll manufacturing company. But now he happily writes books […]

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Top Five Tips for Telling Sita Brahmachari’s Stories | Children’s books

No story has ever been written without me. I can belong to anyone, anywhere. I have no borders. I don’t have any rules. I am free to travel wherever I want. What am I? Doodlers, dreamers, artists, musicians, songwriters, circus performers, sculptors and dancers are all characters in my books for a reason… They might […]