Storytelling Workshop with Margaret Read Macdonald and Gerard Fierst

Third storytelling workshop with Margaret Read MacDonald and Gerald Fierst on Monday, April 12th 2010, from 19 to 21 p.m. at the International Institute.

Come listen to these experienced storytellers share their art and discuss their techniques, followed by the opportunity for small group practice sessions.

This workshop should be of special interest to both professionals and students in education or social services, as well as parents.

The session will be conducted in English (WITHOUT simultaneous translation).

To register: Send an e-mail to including your contact information, occupation and your particular interest in the workshop. Space is limited to 30 participants.

Please note that this is a free activity, sponsored by the US Embassy in collaboration with International Institute.

See also:

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

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

October Storytelling about the story:


“The Brief History of the Dead” by Kevin Brockmeier

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

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Imágenes del Storytelling Workshop con Margaret Read MacDonald and Gerald Fierst


Ya están disponibles algunas imágenes de la celebración del taller de cuentacuentos (Storytelling Wokshop) éste martes 10 de febrero.

Ver fotografías desde aqui.

Queremos agradecer al departamento de Asuntos Culturales y Educativos de la Embajada de Estados Unidos su confianza  al permitirnos colaborar en la realización de éste taller, a Margaret y Gerald su entusiasmo y maestría, asi como a todos los asistentes su participación e interés.

Noticia de archivo – marzo 2008 – Taller de cuentacuentos

Por mediación de la embajada de Estados Unidos el lunes 3 de marzo se ha realizado en la Biblioteca un taller de cuentacuentos (Sorytelling Workshop) con la intervención de dos “storytellers” norteamericanos (Margaret Read MacDonald y Gerard Fiers) y la participación de venticinco interesados que acudieron a esta convocatoria.