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Group Efforts: what’s the story?

One Friday night in 1979 fifth-grade teacher Jim May packed into a VW minibus with several other teachers and drove all night to the National Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough, Tennessee. Located in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains, the town was lined with cobblestone streets and antebellum houses where, May says, “you’d expect to see […]