The Art of Storytelling

(8-28-2017) Do you have time to hear a story?  Today’s Topical Currents is dedicated to this traditional art.

Miraculous digital tools are constantly at our fingertips, but the ancient convention of oral connection and stories is now perhaps even more potent.

We visit with writers and spoken-word devotees Nicholas Garnett and Andrea Askowitz, and hear storytellers Allison Langer and Josephine Phoenix.