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Regan Stokes

Discovering the Mana of Te Reo Māori

PRESENTED ON MAR 27, 2014
IN CHRISTCHURCH @ VOL 18

Regan Stokes is Māori and English. In this kōrero he discusses how cultural dislocation became cultural enlightenment as he gradually discovered the Māori language. Regan advocates for te reo Māori to be taught with an emphasis on the cultural significance of the words themselves, and is now teaching community te reo Māori night classes in Ōtautahi Christchurch.

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Maori, the Culture of My Land

BY JAMES NICHOLAS
@ VOL 64 ON JUL 29, 2009

James Nicholas is from Wellington, New Zealand, and is half Maori and half Scottish. He speaks on the culture of his land and contemporary Maori art. (in Japanese and English)

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The Language Of Art

BY LAURA BUCCI
@ VOL 2 ON JUL 12, 2013

What is language? What is home? Laura Bucci explores her surroundings and her culture to ultimately understand herself, her language, her culture, and to inspire her art.

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Contemporary Maori Art Forms

BY NATASHA PERKINS
@ VOL 108 ON NOV 06, 2013

Natasha Perkins and her team created a structure and is inspired by the New Zealand Maori practice of weaving.. Their structure is recyclable and was created using interlocking pieces, and was meant to be a place of thought, inspiration. Watch to see how they did it.

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The Discovering Journey

BY FAWZI YAHYA
@ VOL 1 ON FEB 22, 2014

Fawzy Yahya talks about his journey in discovering himself after leaving his work in the USA as an animator. He travels back home to Yemen and details that stories of the adventures he went through and the people he had met along the way. (in Arabic) 

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Discovering Tokyo through Yamanote

BY DARREN MENABNEY
@ VOL 113 ON APR 30, 2014

Darren Menabney speaks about the art in Tokyo and discovering very exciting and interesting placing while walking around the stations on the Yamanote Line. 

"Presentation of the Day" on September 19, 2014.

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Discovering Themes

BY DALE WEISS
@ VOL 11 ON MAR 07, 2015

Dale Weiss is an avid photographer, albeit as just a hobby. One cold day in Washington, DC he realized he actually had a method to his madness. This presentation is 6 minutes and 40 seconds of Dale rambling on about that discovery, with a diverse collection of some of his images.

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Happy, Slow and Gentle

BY MANA HAYASHI & ISSEI HISAYAMA
IN TOKYO

This presentation was done at ‘PechaKucha KIDS X SHIBAURA HOUSE’. The kids had 1 hour to find interesting things in Shibaura area based on key adjective words they chose by lot, and take photos, and then put together a PechaKucha 20x20 presentation. (in Japanese)
SHIBAURA HOUSEで行われたワークショップ型イベント、PechaKucha KIDS X SHIBAURA HOUSEで披露された、こども版PechaKuchaプレゼンテーションです。事前にくじで選んだキーワードからインスパイアされた、芝浦エリアを探検して発見した様々なものや風景の写真を撮り、PechaKuchaフォーマットで発表してくれています。

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Running Beyond Language

BY VICKI WEITZ
@ VOL 9 ON SEP 02, 2015

Artist Vicki Weitz is making art of running. In this presentation, she shares her experience as a running artist.

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Which Superhero Are You? Discovering Your Personal Brand

BY BRAD DRESSLER
@ VOL 9 ON NOV 29, 2016

Brad Dressler believes that every hero is different and so is every person. Everyone has a personal brand. He discusses personal brands and how your brand shapes perception of yourself.