Story I/O (Input/Output)

Featuring: Maggie Breslin, The Patient Revolution, Rita Charon, Columbia University Medical Center and the Program in Narrative Medicine, Nicholas Fortugno, Playmatics, Desmond Patton, Columbia School of Social Work and SAFE Lab Led by Lance Weiler, Columbia Digital Storytelling Lab Application required.


Led by Columbia Digital Storytelling Lab, Story I/O, or "Input/Output," is a highly interactive one-day event to explore new forms and functions of storytelling. This first edition explores the lab's collaborative work with Columbia School of Social Work's SAFE Lab, creating a de-escalation room for youth that harnesses story, play, design, and emerging tech. The day also incorporates work by the Program in Narrative Medicine and The Patient Revolution to build simulations for empathetic care that embrace mixed reality and sensor-based technologies.


Form opens September 6.


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Event Time & Date

Date: Sat September 23, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: The Lantern
Lenfest Center for the Arts
615 W. 129 St.
New York, NY 10027
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