Idea & guide books for family storytelling:

Stories- The Family Legacy- A Guide for Recollection and Sharing, Richard Stone, M.S. (Good for upper elementary through high school students)

How to Tape Instant Oral Biographies- Recording Your Family's Life Story in Sound and Sight, Bill Zimmerman (Good for elementary aged students)

Ancestors- A Beginners Guide to Family History & Genealogy, Jim & Terry Willard with Jane Wilson (more technical searching information)

The Sisters- The Lives and Times of The Fabulous Cushing Sisters, David Grafton

The Sweeter the Juice- A Family Memoir in Black and White, Shirlee Taylor Haizlip

The Woman Who Gave Birth To Her Mother: Seven Stages of Change in Women's Lives, Kim Chernin

Dance of Intimacy, Harriet Lerner

Zones of Contention: Essays on Art, Institutions, Gender and Anxiety, Carol Becker

Searching for Memory: The Brain, The Mind, and The Past, Daniel Schacter


Books about the process of technology:

Creating a Digital Portfolio, Cynthia Baron

Creating Killer Web Sites: The Art of Third-Generation Site Design, David Siegel


Books about digital technology and human nature:

Close to the Machine: Technophilia and Its Discontents, Ellen Ullman

Digital Literacy, Paul Gilster

Data Smog: Surviving the Information Glut, David Shenk

What Will Be: How the New World of Information Will Change Our Lives, Michael Dertovzos

Technolopoly, Neil Postman

Immersed in Technology: Art and Virtual Environments, Mary Anne Moser, Douglas Macleod

Release 20: A Design for Living in the Digital Age, Ester Dyson

Electronic Culture: Technology and Visual Representation, Timothy Druckrey


(a few) webpages i looked at:

• brother ben's page -

• gary foster -

• webpage design company -

• center for digital storytelling -

• joseph squier -


• - duke university professor siblings

• film documentary - a letter without words