© 2015  Michael Cotter
Minnesota Storytelling Festival, Artistic Director  -  Austin, MN McCalister College, workshop  -  Minneapolis, Minnesota 21st Century Poetry & Prose  -  University of Minnesota Illinois Storytelling Festival  -  Spring Grove, Illinois Corn Island Storytelling Festival  -  Louisvillle, Kentucky Carleton College English Dept program  -  Northfield, Minnesota Minnesota Public Radio  -  St. Paul, Minnesota Minnesota Public Television -  St. Paul, Minnesota Storyteller in Residence  -  Jonesborough, Tennessee National Storytelling Festival -  Jonesborough, Tennessee Hanover Elementary School -  Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin Rockingham Middle School  -  Rockingham, North Carolina Clearwater Festival with Pete Seeger  -  West Point, New York Glendale Library Festival workshop  -  Glendale, Arizona SEMCAC War on Poverty  -  Minneapolis, Minnesota Colleagues of the Arts  -  Minneapolis, Minnesota Arrowhead Storytelling Festival and workshop  -  Grand Rapids, Minnesota Smithsonian Institution Folk Festival  -  Washington, DC Tejas Storytelling Conference  -  Fort Worth, Texas Magnolia Storytelling Festival  -  Natchez, Mississippi Three Apples Storytelling Festival  -  Harvard, Massachusetts Sierra Storytelling Festival  -  Nevada City, California Social Services Workshop for the Terminally Ill  -  Cape May, New Jersey National Storytelling Congress  -  Fort Worth, Texas Iowa Bankers Association Annual Meeting  -  Ames, Iowa Soil Conservation Service Association  -  Ames, Iowa Storytellers Theater  -  Indianapolis, Indiana St. Thomas Campus Ministry Workshops  -  Owatonna, Minnesota Mayo Clinic Cancer Survivors Workshop  -  Rochester, Minnesota Rural Partners International Conference  -  DuluthTom Minnesota Harrington Cancer Center  -  Amarillo, Texas Kellogg Foundation, Healing Rural Differences  -  Ames, Iowa Storytelling Festival  -  Story City, Iowa Irish Fair - St. Paul, MN Productions: Books: The Killdeer Memories, a Collection of Personal Stories A Storyteller Is a Soybean Growing up on a Minnesota Farm - Oral history CD’s: seven CDs containing personal stories Radio Shows: WHO weekly show from Des Moines Iowa (1996 - 1999) KAUS weekly show from Austin, Minnesota (1994 - 2008)