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Gaialogue Radio with Dr. Jeff Leinaweaver: Why Do We Tell Stories?

  05/14/2012  01:00 pm PST

Anthropologists tell us that storytelling is central to human existence. That its common to every known culture. That it involves a symbiotic exchange between teller and listener an exchange we learn to negotiate in infancy.

What is it about stories, anyway?

Join us for an investigation into one of the most basic and important aspects of being human and alive. Join Dr. Jeff as he asks, why do we tell stories?

HOST

Dr. Jeff Leinaweaver

About Gaialogue RadioGaialogue Radio with host Dr. Jeff LeinaweaverThere is an old belief that the universe is made of stories, not atoms. Gaialogue Radio, with Dr. Jeff, is...

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GUEST

Dr. Jeff Leinaweaver

Jeff Leinaweaver, PhDStoryteller Sustainability Strategist Positive DeviantDr. Jeff Leinaweaver is a storyteller, eco-psychologist, teacher and practitioner of story withi...

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