Story Workshop & Scholarship News

We welcome our Fall 2015 Transom Story Workshop class to Wood Hole, and announce that applications for our Spring 2016 Workshop are now open. The Transom Story Workshop Scholarship Fund, thanks to sponsorship from MailChimp, donations of individuals and a few major donors, has made it possible for us to provide funds to more than[…..]

In Conversation: Joe Richman & Bill Siemering

Transom is beginning a new occasional series. We’re calling it In Conversation. Thoughtful discussion between two practitioners about the making of media and related matters. Our inaugural discussion is between Radio Diaries creator Joe Richman and radio elder and visionary Bill Siemering, an inspiration to radio makers everywhere, whether they realize it or not. Jay[…..]

New Manifesto: Jessica Abel

Transom has a new, thoughtful and useful Manifesto from graphic author Jessica Abel, whose new book was published just a few days ago. Of Abel’s manifesto, Executive Director Jay Allison says, “We don’t have a textbook at the Transom Workshops, but we think Jessica Abel’s new comic book Out on the Wire: The Storytelling Secrets[…..]