December Storytelling Session for Grown Ups

Come join us the last Wednesday of the month (September to June) at 7:30 p.m. for this free monthly activity.

Enjoy selected short stories from The New Yorker told as tales, and try your hand at telling the stories (in English or Spanish) with the “Tricks of the trade” that the storyteller will share with you (with Brian George as storyteller).

Participation is free; register at biblioteca@iie.es

Find the stories on The New Yorker website or at the library.

December storytelling about the story:

“The Carol Sing” by John Updike

Wednesday, December 16th 2009 at 19:30 p.m.

Recommended links:

http://www.newyorker.com/archive/1970/12/19/1970_12_19_036_TNY_CARDS_000301194?printable=true

http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Updike

http://www.nytimes.com/books/97/04/06/lifetimes/updike.html

November Storytelling Session for Grown Ups

Come join us the last Wednesday of the month (September to June) at 7:30 p.m. for this free monthly activity.

Enjoy selected short stories from The New Yorker told as tales, and try your hand at telling the stories (in English or Spanish) with the “Tricks of the trade” that the storyteller will share with you (with Brian George as storyteller).

Participation is free; register at biblioteca@iie.es

Find the stories on The New Yorker website or at the library.

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November Storytelling about the story:

“Deep-Holes” by Alice Munro

Meeting: Wednesday, November 25th 2009 at 19:30 p.m.

Recommended links:

http://www.newyorker.com/fiction/features/2008/06/30/080630fi_fiction_munro?printable=true

http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alice_Munro

http://www.lavanguardia.es/cultura/noticias/20090527/53712129215/alice-munro-ya-no-sirvo-para-una-vida-normal-he-escrito-tantos-anos-que-no-se-hacer-nada-mas-dostoie.html

October Storytelling Session for Adults

Listen to the selected stories published in The New Yorker followed by workshops to analyze and improve your oral skills!

Free monthly activity (from September to June) usually the last Wednesday of the month at 7:30, with Brian George as storyteller. Participation is free; register at biblioteca@iie.es

Find the stories on The New Yorker website or at the library.

October Storytelling about the story:

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“The Brief History of the Dead” by Kevin Brockmeier

Meeting: Wednesday, October 28th 2009 at 19:30 p.m.

Recommended links:

http://www.newyorker.com/archive/2003/09/08/030908fi_fiction?printable=true

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_Brockmeier

http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=3722

http://www.webdelsol.com/Literary_Dialogues/interview-wds-brockmeier.htm

New Storytelling Session for Adults

Free monthly activity (from September to June) usually the last Wednesday of the month at 7:30, with Brian George as storyteller. Participation is free; register at biblioteca@iie.es

Be ready to listen to selected stories published in “The New Yorker” and analyze and improve your oral skills (in English or Spanish).

Find the stories on the web http://www.newyorker.com/fiction or also at the library ready to be printed.

September Storytelling about the story:

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“Childcare” by Lorrie Moore

Meeting: Tuesday, September 29th, 19:30 p.m.

Recommended links:

http://www.newyorker.com/fiction/features/2009/07/06/090706fi_fiction_moore?currentPage=all

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lorrie_Moore

http://www.lacentral.com/recorridos?idr=14578