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How to Butcher a Pig in less than 7 Minutes
BY BARBARA FISHER
@ VOL 3
ON SEP 17, 2015
"The hardest thing is balancing the length of the saw against the size your body parts... I run into torque problems."
In "How to Butcher a Pig in less than 7 Minutes" from PechaKucha Beacon Vol. 3 Barbara Fisher AKA "Barb the Butcher", proves that creativity has no boundaries and just how off-the-wall a topic the PechaKucha 20x20 format can work for. She skools the crowd in 7 minutes or less, on how to turn a pig into a meal. Not for the faint of heart.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Wednesday, November 4th, 2015.
Christmas for the Christmas-less
BY ILAN WOLFFBERG
@ VOL 9
ON JUN 21, 2016
"Christmas is an important family holiday.... the party being prepared is for people who have no one to be with on Christmas Eve."
In Christmas for the Christmas-less from PechaKucha Night St. Augustine Vol. 9, Ilan Wolffberg spent over 40 years living in Denmark and shares with us an occasion that keeps him going back in a small commune inside Copenhagen called Christiania. He has been part of the Christmas celebration there for 15 years and continues to be rewarded by volunteering.
The Road Less Traveled
BY YVONNE (E.V.) JONES
@ VOL 4
ON AUG 11, 2016
"I became almost obsessed with writing this story, as if someone was telling me 'You need to get this out on paper.'"
In "The Road Less Traveled" from PechaKucha Night Batavia Vol. 4, E.V. Jones examined how events in her life, both good and bad, led her down the path to where she is today, a published author, a registered nurse, and mom of six children. Story writing and -telling was a form of therapy for Yvonne’s oldest son, who was diagnosed with auditory processing disorder. Story nights turned into The Wish, an original story written by . This first book became a series that was picked up by a publishing company.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, November 7th, 2016.
Rising from the Ashes
BY JAMIE MOSSER
@ VOL 8
ON AUG 17, 2017
Jamie Mosser addresses the myths and misinformation surrounding domestic violence. An attorney, she belongs to an organization called Rise from the Ashes, which works to link attorneys, counselors, and advocates with victims of domestic violence. Her presentation focuses on enlightening people on the realities of domestic violence.
Desire less and Do more!
BY THU NGUYEN
@ VOL 13
ON NOV 26, 2017
Thu Nguyen kind of person that have lots of desires in her past 24 years. However, until now she recognizes that she only had two hands and can't hold everything she had. Therefore, she choose to focus only on the most important thing - becoming better version of herself. When we desire less, we will have more time to focus on something more valueable, In the end, we believe that all things we did are worthy!
Living less with the car
BY PAUL OSBORNE
@ VOL 15
ON MAR 16, 2018
York remains a unique and attractive city, in part because it has always sought to deter cars from entering the city centre. The historic core has been preserved by pedestrianisation, cycle routes, car parking policies, and park and ride. But as the city grows, how do we nurture the city’s wider neighbourhoods to become less car reliant? Paul Osborne discusses how can developers tempt us with car-free living rather than automated double garage doors? And what do we all stand to gain from living less with the car?