Author Archives: Manuel Gonzales
Come out this Tuesday, May 17th, for our first Story Department on our new day and at our new location, Homeslice Pizza at 1415 South Congress Avenue. Doors open at 8pm. Cover is $5. Pick up a slice or two … Continue reading
Sorry it’s taken almost a month to post anything from last month’s The Story Department. Here, finally, is Part 1 of Kari Holt’s story about her in-laws. Take a look-see and revel in its awesomeness. And below is Part 2 … Continue reading
The Story Department will be moving for the month of April. As much as we’ve loved our time with Austin AMP, and as much as we appreciate their help and support, we’ve decided the Story Department needs a change of … Continue reading
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?
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
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