What is empathy?

What is empathy?

Some of our wonderful supporters, teachers, students, and staff tackle the question at the heart of our work.

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One Minute Weeklies

Want to learn more about Narrative 4? Each week, Narrative 4’s One Minute Weekly brings you very short stories from N4’s teachers, students and writers around the globe. This week: student Gentian Limani reflects on his year.

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Meet N4 Ambassadors: Student Leaders of Tomorrow

N4 builds the next generation of leaders by helping them tell their stories and change the world. Meet some of our educators and students.
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Story Exchanges

The core methodology behind Narrative 4 is the story exchange, an exercise in which individuals are randomly paired off and each shares a story that in some way defines him or her. Afterwards, each is responsible for telling the other’s story, taking on the persona of his or her partner and telling the story in the first person. The story exchange builds our participants’ capacity for empathy and action.

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What's Happening Now

Did you catch N4 Limerick on Irish TV? Watch it here.

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Global Summit

Our fifth annual global arts leadership summit was held June 24-28 in Belfast. Designed to broaden the impact and reach of Narrative 4, the summit continued to explore the role that stories, storytellers, and story-based arts programs have to play in our culture.

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Sting and Narrative 4: Empathy through Stories

Narrative 4 was one of two charities featured by Sting during his 2016 Rock Paper Scissors tour with Peter Gabriel!

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