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Astrid Lund-Pedersen

Social Anthropologist in Aarhus

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PRESENTED ON OCT 12, 2016
IN AARHUS @ VOL 30

Astrid Lund-Pedersen, MSc in Anthropology, tells the audience about her trip to the prison famously known for its dancing inmates (they danced to Thriller, amongst others). She describes many other facets of the prison - for instance the rule set that all inmates live by and punish by.

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Bag-A-Surf

BY ROB POTT
@ VOL 103 ON MAY 29, 2013

Rob Pott from Bag-A-Surf talks about how he is dealing with the trash problems seen in beach areas, and explains the importance of trying not to use plastic bags.

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Russia Laws and Prison Subculture

BY DARLY TIMOHINA
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 01, 2013

Lawyer Dariy Timohina discusses various features of creation and execution of legislation in Russia. She shares her opinion on how these features led to the creation of a very specific prison subculture that became prominent enough to develop its own slang and rituals. (in Russian) 

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The Paper Bag Boy

BY ABDUL MUQEET
IN SHARJAH

"Say no to a plastic bag" and "Awareness is the key" are the mottos of Abdul Muqeet, a thirteen year old concerned about creatures survival and the Earth's future. He encourages a paper bag use and a conscious change starting now,realizing that we can not recycle the time.

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Mitt liv som sofagris

BY FRED ARTHUR ASDAL
@ VOL 7 ON MAR 31, 2016

Fred Arthur Asdal er til daglig leder i Jilt. I kveld skal han snakke om sitt liv som sofagris.En slappsk bekjenner sine synder i all oentlighet og innrømmer at kampen mot smågodtet er en evig forbannelse som må bekjempes med kraftig skyts, som Ironman og Norseman.

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I AM a Bag Lady

BY LESLEY SAGER
@ VOL 20 ON DEC 01, 2016

"One of the things we want to do is bring people together."

In I AM a Bag Lady  at PechaKucha Night Madison Vol. 20Lesley Sager shares the stories of the Kenyan women whom have inspired her while volunteering in Africa. They are smart, creative, and hardworking but what they do not know is that they are artisans. With their beautiful hand crafted bags, they have woven their ways into Lesley's heart and have uplifted their community with their creativity and passion for education. 

Lesley is a Faculty Associate and Interior Designer for the University of Wisconsin, Madison and also owns a NPGO called MGS. 

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Prison Art

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 25 ON JUL 21, 2017

Ron Yearwood presents the art work of Nashville prisoners.

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Plastic Bag free towns

BY TODD MARTIN
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 19, 2018

Todd Martin shares Sustain Mid-Maine Coalitions plan to present banning plastic bags to the voters of Waterville Maine. 

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He's a Dirt Bag

BY BROCK JENSEN
@ VOL 14 ON AUG 23, 2018

Artist Brock Johnson shares his experience as a dirt bagger and his deep love for bouldering.

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Architecture et urbanisme engag├ęs

BY MARIE BLANCKAERT
@ VOL 21 ON MAR 29, 2018

Marie Blanckaert vous raconte la diversité des démarches de projet qu’elle a mise en place depuis 10 ans et qui font la richesse de son métier d’architecte et d’urbaniste : une manière de travailler socialement engagée ; qui laisse une place aux usagers et habitants dans la conception de leur cadre de vie.