Storytelling Links

Storytelling Organizations

National Storytelling Network
http://www.storynet.org

Storytelling Association of California
http://www.storysaac.org

Storytelling Toronto
http://www.storytellingtoronto.org

The Storytelling Center, Inc., New York City
http://www.storytelling-nyc.org


Storytelling Festivals - California

Bay Area Storytelling Festival
http://www.bayareastorytelling.org

Mariposa Storytelling Festival
http://www.arts-mariposa.org/storytelling.html

Ojai Storytelling Festival
http://www.ojaistoryfest.org

Sierra Storytelling Festival
http://www.sierrastorytellingfestival.org


Storytelling Festivals - National and International

National Storytelling Festival
http://www.storytellingcenter.net/festival

Toronto Festival of Storytelling
http://www.torontofestivalofstorytelling.ca


Storytelling Resources

Aaron Shephard's retellings of folk tales, ready to tell or to use as Reader's Theater
http://www.aaronshep.com

American Folklore - folktales, myths, legends from U.S., Canada, Mexico
http://www.americanfolklore.net

Andrew Lang's books on line
http://www.online-literature.com/andrew_lang

Australian Stories
http://australianmuseum.net.au/Stories-of-the-Dreaming

British Myth, Legend and Folklore
http://www.britannia.com/history/h100.html

Canadian Storytellers Directory
http://www.storytellersdirectory.ca

Catch the Storybug _ Karen Chace's web site which includes many resources, teacher resources, Storytelling Magazine articles and more

Folklore and Mythology - Electronic Texts
http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/folktexts.html

Folktales Every Child Should Know
http://tinyurl.com/ntq22d

Generosity of Spirit: Myths and Folktales
http://www.learningtogive.org/resources/folktales

Hasidic Stories
http://www.hasidicstories.com/stories1.html

Healing Story Alliance
http://www.healingstory.org

Internet Sacred Text Archive
http://www.sacred-texts.com/index.htm

Love Deities in Greek Mythology
 http://www.mysecretluxury.com/resources/love-deities-in-greek-mythology

Mother Goose Rhymes
http://www3.amherst.edu/~rjyanco94/literature/mothergoose/menu.html

Mythology, Fariy Tales, Sacred Texts, Folklore, Holidays, and more
http://www.mythinglinks.org

Nasreddin Hodja
http://hem.bredband.net/hodja

Panchatantra
http://panchatantra.org

Public Domain Resources

Spirit of Trees - folktales and myths
http://www.spiritoftrees.org/spirit_of_trees.html

Stories for Holidays
http://etext.virginia.edu/toc/modeng/public/OlcGood.html

Story Lovers World - a compendium by topic of stories and story references
http://www.story-lovers.com

Storytelling - current articles on how storytelling is being used as an effective communication tool

Storytell Listserv - storytellers from around the world join in conversation, questions, and announcements
http://www.storynet.org/storytell.html

Storytelling in the Classroom
http://www.storyarts.org

Storytelling in Schools - summary of research demonstrating effectiveness of storytelling in schools
http://www.storynet-advocacy.org/edu/how-to

SurLaLune Fairy Tales - 49 annotated fairy tales
http://www.surlalunefairytales.com

Tim Sheppard’s Storytelling Resources
http://timsheppard.co.uk/story

The Internet Sacred Text Archive - religion, mythology, folklore and the esoteric
http://www.sacred-texts.com

The Online Books page
http://digital.library.upenn.edu/books

The Ultimate Storytelling Guide - lots of ideas on how to be an effective storyteller
http://www.storytellingsite.com/gpage2.html

Zensufi Park - zen and sufi stories
http://www.zensufi.com