Nick Bilbrough is a teacher, teacher-trainer and author. He has taught and trained language teachers in many diverse contexts in Africa, the Middle East, South America and Europe. He holds an MA in Drama in Education and is particularly interested in the role of drama and storytelling techniques in second language learning. He is the author of two resource books in the Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers series: Dialogue Activities (2007) and Memory Activities for Language Learning (2011) and more recently, Stories Alive, published by British Council, Palestine. He is now devoting all his energy to the registered charity he set up https://handsupproject.org/ , providing learning opportunities for young people, mostly in Palestine, through online conversation, storytelling and drama activities.