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Storytelling 2016-2017

Workshop di storytelling

With instructor Valentina Faloni, participants will explore tools for successful narration using different forms of storytelling including writing, cinema, television series, documentaries, the web, photography and music.

Each lesson is an individual workshop to experiment with various aspects of creative writing, starting from brainstorming, images, narrative works and current events. Students will work in pairs and in groups with students from the photography workshop to complete an experimental storytelling project.

Students will also complete a personal creative project in the form that best highlights their personal talents.


  • 13/10/2016 Storytelling: the art of narration
    What does it mean to do storytelling? Methods and applications. Creative workshop.
  • 20/10/2016 Storytelling in creative production
    The rules of narration, what makes a story a good story. Techniques. Creative workshop.
  • 27/10/2016 Storytelling and narration
    Narration and the transformation of a character. Television series, films, documentaries. The hero and co-protagonists. Creative workshop.
  • 03/11/2016 Storytelling and images 
    Narration without the use of words. In collaboration with the photography workshop. Creative workshop. 
  • 10/11/2016 Storytelling and identity
    Storytelling means touching. The essence of storytelling and levels of narration. Drama. The use of music and the rhythm of narration. Creative workshop.
  • 17/11/2016 Storytelling and the creative process, project editing
    Editorial workshop on participants' creative projects.
  • 24/11/2016 Storytelling: a project
    Presentation of students' projects in collaboration with the photography workshop.

Sessions are held in room 308 C (Aula Blu) on the Viale Romania campus from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

The best students will be invited to use the StorytellingLovers Raccontare significa Esistere platform, curated by Valentina Faloni, to publish their work.

Interested students that are able to come to all sessions may register before October 52016 by sending an email to (including a phone number) from their LUISS email address.

The course has thirty available slots and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.