- If you want to learn more about the cognitive psychology studies confirming the importance of narratives in storytelling, have a look at https://www.storypack.co/post/stanfordstorytelling-why-retention-is-higher-through-stories.
- Swedish professor Hans Rosling has been a giant among data storytellers. Check one of his inspiring videos, like the TED Talk "The best stats you've ever seen", available at http://tiny.cc/beststats, and the BBC documentary "200 Countries, 200 Years, 4 Minutes", http://tiny.cc/200countries.
- Two books I've found particularly useful on data storytelling are Dykes, Brent. Effective data storytelling: how to drive change with data, narrative and visuals. John Wiley & Sons, 2019 and, more focused on data visualization: Knaflic, C. N. Storytelling with data: A data visualization guide for business professionals. John Wiley & Sons, 2015.