Videos, audio, articles, reviews and interviews (including my TEDx talk!)
An interview and performance of an extract from ‘The Snow Queen’ for BBC World’s flagship news programme ‘Impact’. © BBC World.
For children: storytelling in schools
Or click here for an excerpt of “Marmalade Sue the Very Greedy Cat” with Reception Class!
Enchanted Woolwich with Saira Niazi from Living London.
My TEDx talk on wonder and storytelling:
Chat and story on Islam Channel “Living the Life” programme.
A lovely little film of me storytelling for families made by Sharjah Book Authority:
telling urban legends on Japanese TV (lots of subtitles!)
And if you want a complete story…
- “Reasons to Believe” storytelling for Selfridges (10 mins)
- “Portals and Pathways” the story of Hannah Courtoy’s Tomb on Mythos Podcast (30 mins)
- “The Book of Thoth” told on NTS Radio Nyx Chariot (30 mins)
- Podcast with Londonist all about the Heygate Estate, Elephant and Castle.
- “The Legend of London’s Time Travelling Tomb” Article and Interview in Mental Floss
- London Dreamtime in the Time Out London blog (“Secret Storytelling at Woolwich’s Derelict Lido”) and again for “Secret urban storytelling in Elephant and Castle“
- Article in The Thinker’s Garden. “Fantasts in Focus, the London Dreamtime Family”
- London Dreamtime’s ‘The Snow City’ – a review from Sabotage.
- Girl Fawkes: London Dreamtime’ – a review in the Southbank Centre’s literature blog.
- My guest blog for Morbid Anatomy about Walter Potter the taxidermist.
- My blog about the power of storytelling in schools for the National Literacy Trust.
- An interview with Families South East magazine.
- Explaining how to use smell in storytelling for Early Years Educator magazine.
- short fiction for the London Evening Standard (below)