Fair Storytelling
26 views | +0 today
Follow
Fair Storytelling
the ethics of telling other people's stories
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Manuela Maiguashca
Scoop.it!

Narrative Humility: Sayantani DasGupta at TEDxSLC

Sayantani is a physican and writer, originally trained in pediatrics and public health, who is a faculty member in the Master's Program in Narrative Medicine...
Manuela Maiguashca's insight:

A wonderful speech in which DasGupta talks about our "cultural crisis of hearing" - we hear only the stories we've been conditioned to hear. Technology and information multi-tasking dominate our time. Listening is a skill we need to re-learn. Only then can we tell stories that matter.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Manuela Maiguashca
Scoop.it!

Ben Swann vs Luke Rudkowski: Journalistic Ethics

Ben Swann vs Luke Rudkowski: Journalistic Ethics | Fair Storytelling | Scoop.it
Ben Swann and Luke Rudkowski of We Are Change play a game to talk about journalistic ethics and what it means to be wrong as a reporter.  If you are wrong.
Manuela Maiguashca's insight:

Ben Swann left mainstream television and began The Truth in Media Project - an online news programme aiming to challenge mainstream new stories and educate the American public. Here he plays a game with fellow reporter in which they each take turns listing all the journalistic pitfalls to fair storytelling.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Manuela Maiguashca
Scoop.it!

Last Laugh - with Alexei Sayle

Last Laugh - with Alexei Sayle | Fair Storytelling | Scoop.it
http://www.dyingmatters.org Comedian Alexei Sayle confronts attitudes towards terminal illness and society's last taboo in the short film Last Laugh, which w...
Manuela Maiguashca's insight:

Great little film in which four terminally ill people talk about the fact that real stories of death are still taboo in our society. Is it fair to leave these stories out? Is your story less important because you are at the end of your life? Can't we learn from each other, especially as we journey through the end of life? Shouldn't everyone be listening?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Manuela Maiguashca
Scoop.it!

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The danger of a single story | Video on TED.com

Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories.
Manuela Maiguashca's insight:

This incredible author, talks about the power that stories have to shape our experiences.

"Stories can break the dignity of a people. But stories can also repair that broken dignity." Adichie

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Manuela Maiguashca
Scoop.it!

TEDxAtlanta - Dr. Rita Charon - Honoring the Stories of Illness

Dr. Rita Charon asks, "What might medicine be for?" when we, as mortals, live our lives in the glare of our deaths. Thank you to Definition 6 for providing i...
Manuela Maiguashca's insight:

Dr. Rita Charon argues that storytelling should to be a shared process full of empathy, emotion and understanding. Storytelling should bring us closer to our humanity and not trap us in power heirarchies.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Manuela Maiguashca
Scoop.it!

Blog

Blog | Fair Storytelling | Scoop.it
DeadSocial is a free digital legacy tool. Create a series of secret messages for the future. These will only be distributed directly to your social networks after death
Manuela Maiguashca's insight:

Can the dead contribute to our storytelling? Is it fair to those left behind? Can a set of scheduled messages, curated before you die, become part of your story-telling legacy?

more...
No comment yet.