As any Tales fan will know, Maupin is quite the storyteller.
storyteller in the bazaar; what a compelling phrase, what a compelling image.
Hirschberg is a storyteller; her writing puts you with the subject in a visceral way.
This is a medium where the storyteller can use text, still photos, video, audio, interactive graphics…you name it.
But if one of the impulses for being a novelist is wanting to be a storyteller, I never had any urge to tell stories.
The storyteller recited the narrative for his audience, who listened because it gave them pleasure.
The children once tried Anne Chitt as a storyteller, but she was a failure.
"Allow me to inquire the name of the would-be Madame Polzunkov," piped a youth, making his way up to the storyteller.
Is it the story he would not understand, or the storyteller?
Listening to the history of the golden statue in the great square, as related by a Tortirran storyteller, I fell asleep.