For ages, storytelling has been a source of pleasure and consolation. Telling stories brought people together, allowed them to share experiences and transfer knowledge. Narrative was the most efficient device for storing, ordering and disseminating information. Yet, the times, they are a-changing. New communication technologies appear, which bring about the crucial question: What is the place of storytelling nowadays?
The NECS 2019 Conference will take place in Gdańsk, Poland, 13–15 June 2019. Commissioning editor Maryse Elliott will be attending the conference.