2018 DOCTalks Festival & Symposium
Tuesday June 12 @ 3:30 pm Room 53 Amphitheatre UNB MacLaggan Hall - Workshop
Producing Podcasts & Audio Storytelling
With easy access to personal mobile technology, producing podcasts and audio storytelling is quickly becoming an effective and low-cost way to collect, archive and disseminate knowledge. This workshop will take you into the world of creating podcasts from an indigenous peoples’ oral storytelling perspective.
Neil Forbes, Producer & Associate Researcher, Urban Aboriginal Knowledge Network
As a member of Saddle Lake, a Plains Cree First Nation, Neil Forbes has lived most of his life in Prince Edward Island. Living off reserve as a urban Aboriginal, Neil has connected to his culture through his work, as Director of Education for Lennox Island First Nation, and through research, with two projects through the Urban Aboriginal Knowledge Network. Neil is a proud husband and father, and enjoys reading, movies and podcasts.