Dear Story lovers,
REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!
‘Weaving Stories Together’
Sydney International Storytelling Conference 2014 – Connecting with Stories
1. EARLY EARLYBIRD REGISTRATIONS close Friday 31st January 2014
Register now and save $130 off the full registration fee.
As a special gesture of hospitality and welcome to international attendees (those living outside Australia ) we are offering a discount of $150. Make your plans and book now!
2. Also at this conference we are also offering MASTERCLASSES on Friday 6th June starting at 9am. One presenter will be Diane Ferlatte from USA .. Further information will be posted throughout January. Substantial discounts will be offered to those who will be attending the full weekend conference. Check here at http://www.storytellersnsw.org.au
for updated information.
3. CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS for proposal for workshop, performance, poster session for the Storytelling Conference for June 6-8
The theme is ”Connecting with Stories”
Workshops: We are seeking proposals for workshops in the following areas:
Development of storytelling skills and techniques. Eg – crafting stories, presentation skills, voice
Storytelling in Education – Early Childhood, Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, community
Storytelling in the Workplace – leadership development and team building
Storytelling for building community – seniors, youth, church, community groups, etc.
Storytelling for healing and well being
Oral history and historical storytelling
Storytelling and culture
Workshop sessions are 100 minutes in length.
We are not looking for academic papers or talks. Workshops should be an engaging and interactive process for participants and concentrate on developing practical skills.
Submissions close Friday 31st January 2014
1. Saturday evening concert 2.Sunday afternoon Family Concert
Poster Session: on storytelling project, topic or research
Please find call for contributions for proposal forms at http://www.storytellersnsw.org.au
Contact conference convenors
Christine Carlton 0415 430 485 (Australia)
+61 415 430 485 (International)
and Cynthia Hartman 0421 607 595 (Australia)
+61 421 607 595 (International)