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We haven’t scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there’s one you can attend!

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Featured Presentation

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Sailor Cher

Tattooer, Body Piercer, Artist, Business Owner, Sailor Cher's Tattoo and Body Piercer in St. Augustine

Local tattoo artist Sailor Cher tells us about some of the women who have inspired her through the years. The one who has inspired her most may surprise you.

"Presentation of the Day" on November 10, 2014.

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Otherworldly Commonalities

BY DANIELLE BABINEAU
IN ST. AUGUSTINE

Danielle Babineau just spent time teaching English in Japan and relates the differences and the similarities of our cultures. 

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The Past Is a Foreign Country

BY LORI LEE
IN ST. AUGUSTINE

College professor and archeologist Lori Lee sees the past as a foreign country where we all spend time as tourists, but she spends more time there than most. Lori demonstrates how she has been able to help find out more about undocumented history- such as the history and lives of slaves- through her work. 

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Strangers in a Strange Land

BY DEREK COGHLAN
IN ST. AUGUSTINE

Derek Coghlan presents again for us, this time telling us his feelings about immigration and how he experienced it firsthand. 

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Otherness In a World of Sameness

BY MICHAEL ARNOLD
@ VOL 8 ON OCT 27, 2015

Author, teacher, father, humorist Michael Arnold steps up to the mic to go deep. Bringing us into perspective on how miniscual we are, the changes of society through time, and whether we are the subject, the object, or other. 

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My Crazy Diet from Another World

BY DAWN HUTCHINS
@ VOL 8 ON OCT 27, 2015

Dawn Hutchins dealt with depression and migraines and found that a plant-based diet had a lot more to offer than modern medicine. Learn more about what prompted Dawn to change around her life and entire way of thinking in this talk.  

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Choose Love

BY NICKY BEAUDRY
@ VOL 8 ON OCT 27, 2015

Nicky Beaudry found self-love through her yoga practice, which took her on an incredible journey outside of her comfort zone- and she uses her talk to share that with others. Do what's best for you and all else will fall into place. 

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The Myth of Pink and Blue

BY HEATHER SOSTROM
@ VOL 8 ON OCT 27, 2015

Mother and unintended activist, Heather Sostrom, talks about her struggle to understand the experience of being transgender from her child’s perspective.  She discusses the power of listening and the importance of advocacy in helping to help make her community more inclusive, and a little less scary, for her family and others like hers.  

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River of Dreams

BY BRENDAN BURKE
@ VOL 8 ON OCT 27, 2015

Author Brendan Burke tells us about the history of building shrimp boats here in our own town, something that few people here today remember or know about. He walks us through that history that shows the other world that St Augustine used to be. 

 

ST. AUGUSTINE Blog

Projection: Earth in 2100

Do we choose to cap greenhouse gas emissions? Do we choose to stop burning fossil fuels? Or do we just keep going?
Professor Matthew Brown gives us a hard look at facts of where Earth is headed in the next 100 years. In “Projection: Earth in 2100” from PKN St. Augustine Vol. 2, Matthew shows us what impact humans have had on climate change.

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