Grandma, Grandpa, Tell Me a Story: The Special Role of Grandparents as Storytellers in Family Life


In October 2018, David Raphael, CEO of the Jewish Grandparents Network, facilitated a conversation between Marshall Duke, Charles Howard Candler Professor of Psychology at Emory University, and Ron Wolfson, Fingerhut Professor of Education at American Jewish University. These two master educators explored the role of stories in framing our lives and strengthening our families and the essential role that grandparents play in sharing these stories. The evening’s conversation can be accessed below: