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Past Baton Rouge Event: VOL 2

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VOL 2

November 20, 2016
@ Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge
PechaKucha Night Baton Rouge is BACK for Vol. II with another fantastical line-up of presenters.
 
Sunday, November 20th @ 6pm
Historic Firehouse Museum in the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge
427 Laurel St. BR, LA 70801
 
Mark your calendars now, and stay tuned for more details about the event!
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Broadway's New Sound

BY GREG WILLIAMS JR.
@ VOL 2 ON NOV 20, 2016

Greg Williams Jr. tells us to grab a ringside seat to see what’s new in theatre!
Hip-Hop is generating new audiences and breathing new life into Broadway.

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Digging into Louisiana's History

BY CHIP MCGIMSEY
@ VOL 2 ON NOV 20, 2016

Chip McGimsey dives into Louisiana state’s 10,000 year human history, highlighting how we can work together to preserve that history and make our stories available.

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Negative Capability Has More Fun

BY ANN GLAVIANO
@ VOL 2 ON NOV 20, 2016

Yes, it's a term from postmodernist literary theory. But Ann Glaviano explains that the concept of negative capability has practical and pleasurable applications for all humans in our day-to-day lives. She talks about getting comfortable with confusion. No knowledge of obscure 'po-mo' references required.

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Props to Process

BY JOHN GRAY
@ VOL 2 ON NOV 20, 2016

With so much focus on the finished product, sometimes the value of the process can get lost along the way.  It's time to give props to the process. John Gray explains

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Dumb Movies for Dumb Men

BY MERYL MURMAN
@ VOL 2 ON NOV 20, 2016

What is a dance that is a film? A film that is a dance? How can we use kinesthetic literacy to read and deconstruct popular forms of action-based cinema through a queer and post-colonial lens? Join Meryl Murman in asking 20 questions we know could be asking ourselves, or our bodies, or both, when we look at media images.

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Making Stuff

BY MADELINE ELLIS
@ VOL 2 ON NOV 20, 2016

Madeline Ellis shares musings on making the stuff of life, growth, connection, contribution, and fulfillment.

Madeline Ellis
"Stuff Maker", Mimosa Handcrafted in Baton Rouge
Meryl Murman
Maker of Magic, Movement and Moving Pictures in New Orleans
Chip McGimsey
State Archaeologist, Office of Cultural Development in Baton Rouge
Ann Glaviano
Writer, Editor, Dancer, DJ in New Orleans
John Gray
Jazz Musician, Teacher, Entrepreneur, Continuum Music, The Michael Foster Project, The Dunham School in Baton Rouge
Greg Williams Jr.
Director, Actor, and Dreamer, New Venture Theatre in Baton Rouge