Kristin performing at TED Talks:
Award winning, International Storyteller and TED Talks talent search finalist, Kristin Pedemonti builds bridges between and connects cultures through the Power of Story. She performs world wide at festivals, universities, schools and special events sharing tales of hope, understanding and joy. Kristin reminds us we are all interconnected; our stories matter and we all have the potential to be Every Day Superheroes. In 2005 Kristin sold her home and possessions to create/facilitate volunteer project Literacy Outreach Belize. She’s donated programs for 33,340 youth and trained 800 teachers how to use their own cultural stories in the classroom. Her book, Building Bridges Between; Connecting Culture, Classrooms & Communities is slated for publication in 2013. June 2013, Kristin and her project are invited to expand into Kenya, Ghana and India. She’s performed in NYC, Belfast, Berlin, Bogota, London, Naples, Paris, Sweden & Beyond. This year she heads to Poland for TEDx Warsaw & Storytelling Festival & Kenya as a featured teller. Her other passions are sharing FREE HUGS, blowing bubbles on subways and helping others release their Inner Superheroes.