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Kate Kelleher

Speech Language Pathologist in Asheville

The Secret Code in Shibboleth

PRESENTED ON OCT 09, 2015
IN ASHEVILLE @ VOL 9

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

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The Language Of Art

BY LAURA BUCCI
@ VOL 2 ON JUL 12, 2013

What is language? What is home? Laura Bucci explores her surroundings and her culture to ultimately understand herself, her language, her culture, and to inspire her art.

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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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The Secret Gardens

BY TROY MARDEN
@ VOL 13 ON AUG 13, 2014

Troy Marden takes us on a tour through England and its beautiful gardens.  This presentation talks about the different types of gardens and what inspired some of the gardens throughout Europe.

"Presentation of the Day" on September 27, 2014.

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Canada‘s dark secret in its history

BY ROSALIE PETER-ISENBUERGER
@ VOL 2 ON NOV 22, 2014

Rosalie Peter-Isenbürger speaks about the horrors of the Indian residential schools in Canada, which was a result of a policy put into effect from 1876 - 1996.  This policy was to remove  (native) children from the influence of their families and culture and assimilate them into the dominant (white) Canadian culture. 

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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 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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A Nerdy, Girly Secret

BY JESSICA JACOBS
@ VOL 41 ON MAR 07, 2017

Jessica Jacobs, like many of us, secretly had a pen pal...

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The Obscure and NOT so Secret Life of an Interpreter

BY ALYSIA MCEVOY
@ VOL 24 ON MAR 30, 2018

What does a sign language interpreter DO? Why do I need an interpreter if deaf people can read lips?  Is ASL (American Sign Language) Universal? Can deaf people drive?  Are deaf people Death? Why do they wear black?  

Learning about what it is to be an interpreter.