A Brief History of Storytelling

Storytelling may be the oldest human tradition. Even before our ancestors developed formal language, they were experimenting with visual storytelling, hand painting colorful narratives on the walls of their caves. Then grunts gave way to words and oral storytelling was born. Over the millennia, as spoken languages became more sophisticated, storytellers were able to express ever more complex ideas. The advent of writing and the … Continue reading A Brief History of Storytelling