How Stories Make Us Human

April 30, 2012

Hour 1:           How did human beings start telling stories and why do fantasy and make believe play such a large role in our lives? We’ll talk this hour with Jonathan Gottschall [1] whose new book is “The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012).

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[1] Jonathan Gottschall: http://jonathangottschall.com/

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/151715866/KERA_151715866.mp3

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