PechaKucha Presentation

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CREATED ON SEPTEMBER 03, 2017
IN NAGOYA
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Backyard Farmer

BY DUNCAN MARTIN
@ VOL 4 ON APR 18, 2011

What better place to keep chickens that in your backyard!

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How To Be An Independent Farmer in Central Texas

BY LINDA PEREZ
@ VOL 6 ON MAY 24, 2012

"I'm very glad ranching was my had to do's and I'm very glad I did it."

In "How To Be An Independent Farmer in Central Texas" from PechaKucha Night San Antonio Vol. 6, Linda Perez describes her journey in becoming a rancher. She was born and raised in San Antonio. Over the course of her life, she has cleaned hominid fossils and taught secondary school in Kenya, done research at Harvard University and conducted a health care survey in the Andes Mountains, helped initiate sustainable agriculture and rural businesses in Zambia and assisted in HIV/AIDS awareness & prevention in Swaziland. Since 1993, she has overseen the development of a herd of Beefmaster cattle on her 300-acre L&M Ranch, 40 minutes south of San Antonio. Her presentation focuses on her life as an independent, organic farmer in the heart of Texas. 

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30 Days of Bookstore Closings

BY JIAN GUO XIONG DI
IN SHENZHEN

Jian Guo Xiong Di is an independent curator, and in his presentation he covers the well-received “30 days of bookstore closings” project he produced last year. Why 30 days? Jian Guo explains that he would like to use this art performance to let people realize that these days so many bookstores are disappearing. (in Chinese)

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When Rice Attacks!

BY MATT ALT
@ コメ展 X PECHAKUCHA ON APR 19, 2014

Resident yokai expert Matt Alt comes at us with yet another fascinating look into the world of Japanese monsters. This time he elaborates on the creatures that lurk between lines of planted rice paddies. 

"Presentation of the Day" on May 2, 2014.

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Bob Buys a Rice Cooker

BY BOB SLIWA
@ コメ展 X PECHAKUCHA ON APR 19, 2014

Industrial designer Bob Sliwa speaks of his experiences researching and purchasing a rice cooker of his own, and goes into depth on Japan's unbelievable diversity of features when it comes to these devices. (in Japanese)

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What Comes of Rice

BY KEI SUGIMURA
@ コメ展 X PECHAKUCHA ON APR 19, 2014

Kei Sugimura discusses design, soy sauce, sake and the numerous products derived from Japan's staple. (in Japanese)

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Urban Farmer

BY ED LAW
@ VOL 9 ON NOV 20, 2015

Ed Law is a business owner, basketball coach and all around good guy. He shares his personal story of sowing and cultivating seeds to grow his family, business and community.

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Young Activist Farmer

BY SHAANI SINGH
@ AGRICULTURE: FOOD WITHOUT BORDERS ON MAR 11, 2017

Shaani Singh is a small scale organic farmer working with "Hope Blooms" and the "Just us! Centre for small farms." In addition to her farm and food work, she spends her time filmmaking, building community through the art of hosting, & playing music.

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Farmer plays KABUKI

BY YASUYUKI KANOU
@ VOL 31 ON AUG 18, 2017

Yasuyuki Kanou draam of KABUKI thater and performance at Edo era.