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The Storytelling Animal | Psychology Today

The Storytelling Animal | Psychology Today

"You are a creature of an imaginative realm called Neverland," Jonathan Gottschall explains in The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human, arguing that, like Peter Pan, we never grow out of our need to make believe. All that changes is the format—whether it's cave paintings or novels or video games. Gottschall contends that storytelling can help us rehearse the big dilemmas of human life and "simulate worlds so we can live better in this one."

The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human

"You are a creature of an imaginative realm called Neverland," Jonathan Gottschall explains in The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human, arguing that, like Peter Pan, we never grow out of our need to make believe. All that changes is the format—whether it's cave paintings or novels or video games. Gottschall contends that storytelling can help us rehearse the big dilemmas of human life and "simulate worlds so we can live better in this one."

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######### Mystic Seaport Sea Music Festival Storytelling Stage June 8-9, 2013 co-sponsored by www.connstorycenter.org

######### Mystic Seaport Sea Music Festival Storytelling Stage June 8-9, 2013 co-sponsored by www.connstorycenter.org

Storyteller's Guide (American Storytelling) by Bill Mooney. $16.33. Publication…

Storyteller's Guide (American Storytelling) by Bill Mooney. $16.33. Publication…

Oral Tradition of Storytelling: Definition, History & Examples - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study.com

Oral Tradition of Storytelling: Definition, History & Examples - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study.com

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Parkhurst Brothers From Plot to Narrative by Elizabeth Ellis

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