As Mark McKinley puts it, “no collector ever says, ‘I’ve gone too far.'” After 27 years and an official Guinness World Record, he stands by that statement.
At the New York City Poetry Brothel, patrons pay for one-on-one readings with scantily-clad bards over cocktails and candlelight. This short documentary follows the self-proclaimed “poetry whores” through one of their writing workshops, as they attempt to make the traditionally stodgy art form alluring and personal.
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Teresa Mahoney will be joining Mint, based in New Delhi, India this fall as a video producer and will help train reporters in visual storytelling. Follow her on Twitter @TeresaMahoney
Carmel DeAmicis is a contract reporter based in San Francisco covering startups in Silicon Valley for PandoDaily. Follow her on Twitter @carmeldea.
“Who would look after him if I wasn’t here?” and other questions this mom asks herself every day.
Get up close and personal with the athletes of the reemerging ancient pastime of mallakamb, in Narratively’s first 360 film.
Once a year, residents of this mountainous island gather at two churches on opposite ends of town and launch 100,000 handmade rockets — directly at each other.
When Dee came out as a transgender, it meant the end of her marriage to Penny. And that’s when the empowering journey for both women truly began.
As Chinese investment turns this mineral-rich region into a cash cow, does the Southern Mongolian culture have any hope of survival? A few families are willing to fight for it.
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