Monthly Archives: March 2011

DARPA has a Story to Tell

Apparently we at The Story Department aren’t the only ones interested in stories and storytelling. Why Is the U.S. Government Interested in Storytelling?

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Last bit of Luck!

I had never seen Mark Shapiro tell a story and my hope is that we’ll come up with another theme that catches his fancy and soon. He poo-pooed the microphone and so you might have to plug in the earphones … Continue reading

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More Luck!

For the March 2011 Story Department, Phil Korshak, a regular storyteller, took off his storytelling hat and replaced with an emcee hat. He introduced storytellers and spoke on occasion about luck, and read two pieces from the Austin Bat Cave … Continue reading

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Luck!

In March, 2011, our theme was Luck. Listen to an excerpt of DJ Stout telling a story about luck and his father’s left arm. DJ’s design work is represented in several permanent collections including Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New … Continue reading

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The Story Department!

Welcome to the new page dedicated to Austin Bat Cave’s monthly fundraising event, The Story Department. For those of you not in the know, Austin Bat Cave is a non-profit writing and tutoring center for kids located in sunny, lovely … Continue reading

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