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Jenny-Lee Heylen

Author, Self-employed in Lawson - Blue Mountains

My secret secret

PRESENTED ON MAY 20, 2015
IN BLUE MOUNTAINS @ VOL 12

A collection of Unicorns like no other, Jenny-Lee shares with us her secret collection of unicorns - and we were the first to see it.

How wonderful - a unique collection of small, fragile, and completely collectible ornaments that are made for dreamers and believers. 

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My Paintings and Fantasy Worlds

BY MIRO PECHO
IN ZNOJMO

Miro Pecho is a Slovak painter, and he uses his presentation to explain how different fantasy worlds influence his paintings. (in Czech)

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My Secret Life of Poetry

BY CHRIS GALLAVIN
@ VOL 24 ON JUL 15, 2015

Chris Gallavin has a great passion for poetry and taxidermy and he presents two of his poems. 

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Secret Lives of Objects

BY DR. LISA GODSON
@ VOL 9 ON SEP 24, 2015

Dr. Lisa Godson researches, writes about and lectures on design and material culture. Current publishing projects include the books Making 1916: material and visual culture of the Easter Rising (Liverpool University Press) and Secret Lives of Objects: stories of design from modern Dublin. She is research collaborator with artists Jesse Jones and Sarah Browne on the major Artangel/Create/Arts Council of Ireland 2016 project In the Shadow of the State.

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The Secret Code in Shibboleth

BY KATE KELLEHER
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 09, 2015

How has pronounciation shaped history and culture? Kate Kelleher explores "shibboleth" and its social implications, then and now.

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Psst... I Have a Secret!

BY SUE LUSTED
@ VOL 2 ON FEB 29, 2016

Sue Lusted, workshop supervisor at Valley Sheltered Workshop, is committed to telling the world about the services the Workshop provides to the community and, more importantly, the positive affect it has on the employees with disabilities who work there.

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The Secret Life of the Pencil

BY ALEX HAMMOND
@ VOL 12 ON SEP 19, 2016

"Every now and then, put aside your computer, your iPad... and explore the simplicity of a pencil on paper."

In 'The Secret Life of Pencils'  at PechaKucha Night London Vol. 12Alex Hammond tells the tales of this simple instrument - the pencil - and how it has given birth to numerous wonderful and wacky ideas, including those of PechaKucha founders and acclaimed architect's - Mark Dytham and Astrid Klein!! 

We promise you after watching this PechaKucha talk, you will never look at the humble pencil quite the same again!

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Secret Life in a Ska Band

BY HANNA MAWBEY
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 12, 2016

Hanna Mawbey shares her tales of life in a 9 piece ska band: from the logistics of fitting all the band members in a vehicle to releasing independent records and running with a fancy dress theme!  Plus the more serious matter of fighting bigotry in whatever guise it takes.

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The Secret Religion of Americas' Leaders

BY AARON STOCKWELL
@ VOL 10 ON FEB 28, 2017

Aaron Stockwell looks at several well-known men and women from American history, and examines how their religious beliefs influenced their contributions to American progress.

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Matryoshka's Secret

BY CRISTINA SZEMERE ENDERLIN
IN VIENTIANE

Cristina Szemere Enderlin weaves us a story that takes us into the world of a young woman coming through adolescence. This talk is a true feast for the senses with each hand-painted slide illuminating the beautiful story of this young woman. Listen as she moves from spaces inside her mind, to the world around her, through memories and into forests of fear and fantasy.