PechaKucha Presentation

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Rami Salamé

Advertising Account Planner, Living Room Communication in Dubai

Listening to Popcorn

PRESENTED ON FEB 22, 2014
IN SHARJAH @ VOL 4

Is popcorn just a delicious snack to enjoy or is there some deeper meaning to be discovered? Rami Salame, an enthusiast for investigation and popcorn, cracks down on the mystery shrouded around popcorn and seeks to uncover the truth of its existence. Listen as he explains his comical deduction of popcorn's unlikely relationship to typewriters and accordions. 

"Presentation of the Day" on March 17, 2014.

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Listening Post

BY EVE TROEH
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2014

WWNO's News Director Eve Troeh talks about the Listening Post, a project lead by Jesse Hardman and Kate Richardson created to gather and disseminate relevant news to the community via cell phones and radio recordings.

Click the link here to see the results from the text survey that took place during the event!

 

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The Power of Language

BY IRINA HOLCA
@ VOL 20 ON APR 18, 2014

Irina Holca, an english teacher, shares her love for languages and introduces some of Japan's historical attempts at language acculturation in neighboring countries.

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A Condensed History of Publishing

BY JENNIFER MOSHER
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2015

Jennifer Mosher offers a condensed history of publishing.

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On Listening

BY RIVER GUERGUERIAN
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 31, 2015

What does it mean to listen -- physically, emotionally, spiritually? How does sound enrich our lives or distract us from it?

Multi-percussionist, composer and educator River Guerguerian took the audience at PechaKucha Night Asheville: "The Art of Science" on a sonic journey toward greater awareness of the significance of sound in our lives and of the power of listening.

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The Language of Food: Bread Stamping in Colonial Mexico

BY ROCIO CARVAJAL
@ VOL 12 ON MAR 15, 2016

Rocio Carvajal, a Pecha Kucha veteran from Mexico, is an author, educator, blogger, baker and researcher of gastronomic heritage. Her talk is titled “The language of food: Bread stamping in colonial Mexico” and will look at how the codes embedded in and on food tell a story of the moral, economic, ethical, religious and even political views of its time.

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Från plast till popcorn - förnyelsebara material i sjukvården

BY MALIN EMMOTH
@ VOL 20 ON DEC 06, 2016

Kan popcorn bli nästa material för framtidens sjukvård? Malin Emmoth berättar om utvecklingen inom materialindustrin och hur framtidens material kan skapa en mer hållbar värld. 

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Enough About You, Madison. Let's Talk About Me.

BY CHRIS STAPLES
@ VOL 24 ON NOV 09, 2017

Chris Staples gives a by-no-means comprehensive soundtrack to a solipsistic goon's reckoning with listening, playing, producing and being.

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Language museum

BY PEPIJN REESER
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 01, 2017

Recently, Leiden has her own Language Museum. It’s not a traditional museum: The Language Museum of Leiden does not have a collection nor its own building. Then what is it that the newest museum in the Netherlands wants? What to expect for 2017? Pepijn Reeser, director, will tell us all about it. 

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Communication is Key

BY PECHAKUCHA PENSACOLA
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 10, 2016

Regina Baker, an artist of many forms, explains how art and sign language help her autistic son express himself.