The Power of Stories - Hosted by Saira Shah
How do stories affect the mind? Safia Shah shares some of Idries Shah’s teaching stories, and Saira speaks to a diverse group of educators, scientists, therapists and writers, each using stories to better understand how we think and to bring about change.
Her guests include:
- Professor Joe Devlin, Experimental Psychologist, University College London
- Lucy Hawking, Children’s Novelist and Science Educator
- Perry Ground, Storyteller of the Turtle Clan of the Onondaga Nation
- Dr. Ayesha Ahmad, Senior Lecturer in Global Health, St. George’s University of London
- Robert Twigger, award-winning author and poet
- Stephen Brooks, Psychotherapist
- Tawona Sitholé, UNESCO Artist-in-Residence, University of Glasgow
This event was recorded before an audience of teenagers from around the world.