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Atenistas

BY TASSOS CHALKIOPOULOS
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 18, 2011

Tasso Chalkiopoulos is the founder of Atenistas, a local group aiming to help revive the city of Athens through volunteer work and urban interventions. In his presentation, he gives a few good reasons on why Athens is a great place to live. (in Greek)

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People and Dogs

BY ZISSIS ROUMBOS
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 05, 2010

Zissis is an Athens-based actor and director, and in this presentation he makes a case for improving the relationship between people and dogs, illustrating how we can better live with them. (in Greek)

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The City of Athens

BY DIMITRIS RIGOPOULOS
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 05, 2010

Dimitris is a journalist for the Greek daily newspaper Kathimerini, and in this presentation, he talks about why he likes the city of Athens so much. (in Greek)

 

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Reviving Athens, an Appreciation of Oceans, and PKN at NXNE

Presentations
Tasso Chalkiopoulos is the founder of Atenistas, a local group aiming to help revive the city of Athens through volunteer work and urban interventions. In his presentation (in Greek, from PKN Athens Vol. 4), he gives a few good reasons on why Athens is a great place to live. Geoff Hodgson is a photographer, surfer, and musician, and in his presentation (from PKN Dunsborough Vol. 1), his goal is to make us appreciate the forceful nature of oceans.

Posters
We have two new posters on the Tumblr blog today, first for PKN Derby Vol. 6 (pictured above), which is set for July 25, and then for PKN Mendoza Vol. 5, which will be held a few days later, on July 29.

Photos
Today we'll point you to this Flickr photoset of photos from Toronto's recent PKN Vol. 16, which was held as part of last month's NXNE festival. Pictured above, the event's presenters.

Calendar
As we mentioned yesterday, there's a lot on the schedule for tonight (July 12): PKN St. Louis Vol. 9, PKN Regensburg Vol. 9, PKN Blue Mountains Vol. 2, PKN Wakefield Vol. 6, PKN Galway Vol. 7, PKN Blue Hill Vol. 4, and PKN Kyiv Vol. 8. Tomorrow, there's just one event on tap, in the form of PKN Chattanooga Vol. 11. 

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