Shanique Kelly, DJ Softieshan, talks about what got her into the art of DJing and the importance of representation.
No video for YouTube upload available.
VIEW SIMILAR PRESENTATIONS
Modern Touch DJing
BY LASSE LAURSEN
@ VOL 101
ON MAR 27, 2013
The availability of touch interfaces for DJing has exponentially increased along with the obiquitous influence of smartphones and tablets. But many of these "modern" interfaces stick to applying dated interaction patterns that are unfitting for this new type of interface. In this presentation, Lasse Laursen talks about where he believes the strength of mixing using touch interfaces lie, along with a sneak peak at his own work-in-progress interface.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 4, 2013.
The Future of Music is Wearable
BY GEE DAIGO KAWAI
@ VOL 108
ON NOV 06, 2013
Gee Daigo Kawai is working with wearable technology firm MACHINA to bring the future of DJing to fruition. He discusses the futuristic sensors, fabrics, and gestures that make up the jacket that will allow music-makers the ability to control flow, beats, and switch tracks at will.
"Presentation of the Day" on November 29, 2013.
On Creating Space
BY ROB LALIBERTE
@ VOL 12
ON AUG 19, 2014
On Creating Space focuses on the possibilities of creating a community space that fosters collaboration and meets the needs of professional artists, craftspeople, and small businesses. In his presentation, Rob Laliberte, explores the benefits of working as part of a cooperative and how crowdsourcing, business partnerships, and acquisition of federal grants can help establish such spaces.
Free Fall (don’t mind the gravity): Creating Devised Performance
BY JEANETTE PLOURDE
@ VOL 3
ON FEB 03, 2017
"Devising performance or creating new work...gives movement, object, light, sound, space, text..."
In Free Fall (don’t mind the gravity): Creating Devised Performance at PechaKucha Night Baton Rouge Vol. 3, Jeanette Plourde asks: what’s possible when we look beyond distinctions between theatre, movement, dance, and the docking of a Riverboat? Watch this presentation to find out!
Creating a Dialogue and Building a Story
"It's a placement of onesself outside the norm and the mainstream. It's an identity that's perfect for society critique. 'Queer' is not a bad word. It's an owned word—a negative word that's been given a positive connotation by our community."
Raj Bali has spent the last year working to build a space for marginalized people to share their experience, create a dialogue and learn from one another. His experience informed this talk on queer representation and why it's essential to give more of the spotlight to marginalized voices.
Safer Driving with an App On?
BY IQWAN ZARIF
@ VOL 6
ON AUG 16, 2018
Iqwan Zarif is a self-taught Full Stack Marketer, and Product Manager. He shows people innovative ways to burn money to make more money and at the same time, manages DriveMark app development for KATSANA. He talks about how apps make driving safer