Weekly roundup: Future of Storytelling, “compassion fatigue”
The Future of StoryTelling (FoST) holds its annual invite-only FoST Summit October 5-6, and its first public “FoST Fest” October 7-9 with the latest in storytelling! Includes virtual and augmented reality, immersive installations, and more. Check it out!
“frank” communications for the public interest has great posts and email updates on storytelling for social change. Subscribe and you will be happy. From the latest e-newsletter… “Why do we feel compassion for an individual and not millions? frankster Dr. Paul Slovic, president of the Decision Institute and professor at the University of Oregon, explains the psychology behind our emotional response to the Syrian conflict and the devastating images that emerge. Watch Dr. Slovic’s frank talk.”