Live Stories with Gilly Southwood
Gilly Southwood is a storyteller, story practitioner, author, educator and facilitator.
She is passionate about inspiring and guiding people to connect with themselves and purposefully navigate life, through the power of stories.
She graduated from Wits with a B Prim Ed Hons in 1984 and travelled to Japan to teach for a few years. When she returned to South Africa, she went on to teach for 17 years at schools in Cape Town. She left the formal classroom at the end of 2002 and has been a full-time professional storyteller ever since. Over the years, she has honed her craft, written books for Cambridge University Press and in 2009, became a graduate of the International School of Storytelling, UK.