“Whether it’s Mother Goose, the tales of the Brothers Grimm, even the parables of Christ,” says a special report from CBS’ Serena Altschul, “you might say the human mind is hard-wired to respond to stories. In fact storytelling may be the oldest art form.” At this year’s PowellsWood Storytelling Festival, Altschul interviewed our own Dr. Margaret Read MacDonald and various tellers about the power of the art. The following segment appeared on CBS Sunday Morning on September 9, 2012.

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