Our Goals

Celebrating Traditions & Renewing Our Heritage with Stories

1.  Cross-cultural sharing of treasured stories between the world’s ethnic/indigenous traditions and the heritage of Western Civilization

Peacemaking & Understanding with Stories

2.  A storytelling and storylistening dialogue among the major world religions:  Hinduism, Taoism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Focusing on narrative imagery, ethical challenges, and mutually shared values.

Inspiring & Teaching with Stories

3.  Nurturing storytelling and other narrative arts through small-scale seminars, conferences, mentorships,  & festivals. Always small, intimate, and authentic.

© Robert Bela Wilhelm 2017