Storytelling for Activists

During my recent travels to Boston, I had the pleasure of breaking bread with my fellow story practitioner Doyle Canning, and her partner Justin. Doyle is a co-founder of SmartMEME, a story collective that teach activists around the world how to better frame their stories, and get stories to travel across culture.

A couple months ago, Doyle and Patrick Reinsborough released a breakthrough handbook Re:Imagining Change – An Introduction to Story-Based Strategy. Inside this provocative and accessible fieldguide, you will find a wealth of concepts and frameworks for communicating social change stories.

Here’s a short video that describes their Storytelling Handbook: