The Power of Story   and why it’s so difficult in museums Jasen Emmons, Curatorial Director         EMP Museum
Talking about Bob Dylan
Winter Dance Party
The Power of Story
Curators Know Too MuchText panel
Visitors Thwart Our Plans
The ADHD Visitor
Visual Storytelling
Of All the People In All the World
Mṻtter Museum
Chevalier Jackson Foreign Body Collection
Find Your Voice
Use Multiple Voices
The Music behind the Magic
Cue Music
Let Me Be Your Guide
Let Me Be Your Guide
Let Them Sit and Watch
Let Them Sit and Watch
Don’t Forget Your Visitors
Thanks!Jasen Emmons, EMP Museum• JasenE@empmuseum.org• Send me your favorite examples of great  storytelling in museums
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The Power of Storytelling

  1. 1. The Power of Story and why it’s so difficult in museums Jasen Emmons, Curatorial Director EMP Museum
  2. 2. Talking about Bob Dylan
  3. 3. Winter Dance Party
  4. 4. The Power of Story
  5. 5. Curators Know Too MuchText panel
  6. 6. Visitors Thwart Our Plans
  7. 7. The ADHD Visitor
  8. 8. Visual Storytelling
  9. 9. Of All the People In All the World
  10. 10. Mṻtter Museum
  11. 11. Chevalier Jackson Foreign Body Collection
  12. 12. Find Your Voice
  13. 13. Use Multiple Voices
  14. 14. The Music behind the Magic
  15. 15. Cue Music
  16. 16. Let Me Be Your Guide
  17. 17. Let Me Be Your Guide
  18. 18. Let Them Sit and Watch
  19. 19. Let Them Sit and Watch
  20. 20. Don’t Forget Your Visitors
  21. 21. Thanks!Jasen Emmons, EMP Museum• JasenE@empmuseum.org• Send me your favorite examples of great storytelling in museums

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