Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Since its launch in 1997, The Moth has presented thousands of stories, told live and without notes. Moth shows are renowned for the great range of human experience they showcase. The Peabody Award-winning The Moth Radio Hour, presented by PRX, is heard on over 450 stations worldwide; The Moth podcast is downloaded more than 44 million times each year. Join The Moth at BAM with stories from the epicenter in Eye of the Storm. Gathering clouds, dire predictions, batten down the hatches. Caught in the middle or pulled both ways. An eerie calm as the pressure builds....
Eye of the Storm features storytellers Elna Baker (a regular contributor to This American Life who has appeared on All Things Considered and WTF with Marc Maron) and Journey Jamison, a 16-year-old Junior from the South Side of Chicago, among others. Hailed as a "storytelling guru" by The Wall Street Journal, host Kate Tellers, is a writer, performer, and teacher whose students range from fledgling eight-year-old stand-up comedians to Fortune 500 CEOs. In 2007 she discovered The Moth and has been a part of it ever since. She is currently working on a collection of essays about falling apart tentatively titled, We Always Knew You Would Be OK and lives in Brooklyn with her furry husband, two children, anddog.