Participatory Narrative Inquiry Institute

Advancing the state-of-the-art in PNI

Next PNI Institute call: Needs

What do the people involved in story projects need? What do you need as a facilitator? Did you get permission from anyone to do the project? Did you get funding? What do those people need? What do the project’s participants need? What are the needs of people who...

Next hangout: PNI and non-narrative facilitation

Our next PNI hangout will be about how PNI relates to non-narrative approaches that bring people together to do things. People call these activities by many names: brainstorming, design work, decision support, and just plain old facilitation. Non-narrative...

Next hangout: Fun in PNI

Yes, our next hangout is going to be a lot of fun. We’re going to talk about fun in participatory narrative inquiry. What makes a PNI project fun – for its participants, for the people running it, for the whole community or organization? How can we as...

Next PNI2 Hangout: PNI and Story Work

Our last PNI2 Hangout featured a demonstration of the new NarraFirma software. We had a lively discussion about the software and what it can be used for, and some excellent ideas were shared. (The person who usually takes notes was showing off the software, so we...