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Ira Glass of This American Life gives his storytelling basics

Posted: May 22nd, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Storytelling advice | Tags: , , | No Comments »

In this four-part video clip series, Ira Glass, the host of This American Life, gives some lessons for storytelling in audio and broadcast.

In this first video, he gives his basics of storytelling.

Below, he also talks about letting go of bad stories, accepting you’ll be bad at first and will be able to tell and that there need to be enough characters in each story you tell, so don’t just speak about yourself.

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