A professional story-saver shares lessons and stories from elders
Author and personal historian Meghan Vigeant shares insights and plays audio recordings about life and storytelling gathered from the elders she has worked with over the years. Touching, funny, and well-told -- this talk is sure to entertain as well as inform anyone who wants to save someone's story.
Bio: Meghan Vigeant is an author and personal historian living in Hope, Maine. For the last ten years Meghan has been interviewing people and helping them tell their stories. Four years ago she decided to make a business out of it called Stories To Tell. She helps people, families, and organizations to turn their real-life stories and history into books and audio memoirs. Vigeant has worked as an actress and radio producer. She is the author of Guts, Feathers and All: Stories of Hard Work and Good Times on Swan's Island, Maine.