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Whose Story? The ethics of story gathering
Thu 30 March 2017, 09:45 – 12:45 BST
Are you interested in collecting people’s stories for use in a book, film, performance or for another purpose? Do you work with vulnerable people who have fascinating life stories? Have you thought about the ethical implications of story gathering?
This training session explores the sensitivities that need to be considered when collecting personal narratives and challenges participants to think carefully about how they gather, keep and use other people’s stories for their work. We will discuss key issues that surround this complex field; consent, honesty and publication implications.
Perfect for: Health and Social care practitioners, anyone working with vulnerable people, true storytelling practitioners