PROGRAM DESIGN &

WORKSHOPS

Nurturing storytellers is so much more than technical skilling.  Before people are ready to tell their stories, they have to believe that they matter, and are worth telling. Alison has designed workshops and programs to empower communities to take charge of their own storytelling. 

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Working with new Americans at the International Institute of Akron, Ohio (USA)

Soul Play:

 

Building communities based on creation, care, and communication. 

A 90-day social experiment from December-April, 2021. 

Soul Play community event in Chennai, India

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The FLITE program re-imagines the family as a learning unit.  It's a low-tech, low-cost offline learning program via telephone, designed and piloted during the Covid-19 pandemic.  

Bangalore, India & Kigali, Rwanda

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The Front Page Workshop is a unique experience where communities self-document; creating their own front page instead of accepting existing media interpretations.

Arrah, Bihar

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MEDIA & ETHICS WORKSHOPS

Workshops on Media, Ethics, and Journalism conducted at:

- NYU Tisch School of the Arts, New York

- ISART Digital, Paris

- Madras School of Art, Chennai

- Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communications, Pune

- Srishti School of Art, Design & Technology, Bangalore

Around the world

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FUTURE PROJECT:

PATTACHITRA STORYTELLING

Facilitating a cross-cultural collaboration between seventh-generation Pattachitra artisans and animators, musicians, and contemporary artists

West Bengal, India