Interviews | September 01, 1995
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Interviewer: You seem to have very definite ideas about the function of family stories, and the whole principle of storytelling. Can you tell us about those ideas?
Jiles: Storytelling is a participatory sport, not a spectator sport. It’s one that anybody can indulge in, and is expected to, in families that still have the old traditions, and even in some that don’t.
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