How do we identify ourselves and how much of our explanation about who we are is voluntary? Renee Chatelain's presentation explores some of the ways we have been made to identify ourselves, the repercussions of those descriptions, and some ideas on how we can change the conversation about our uniqueness.
No video for YouTube upload available.
VIEW SIMILAR PRESENTATIONS
No Tents Please... We're Swedish!
BY JOHAN KARLSSON
@ VOL 21
ON FEB 20, 2010
In a special presentation that was recorded as part of our reconstruction efforts in Haiti -- see more in our Haiti Reconstruction Channel -- Johan Karlsson explains why we shouldn't send tents to disaster areas.
"Presentation of the Day" on February 9, 2013.
I Can See My House from Here: The Rise of the Atlanta Airport
BY HANNAH PALMER
@ VOL 26
ON SEP 20, 2015
Hannah Palmer grew up in the neighborhood that would one day become the world's busiest airport, Harstfield-Jackson International Airport. But where did this behemoth come from?
Living in idk [I Don't Know]
BY LISSETTE MARTINEZ
@ VOL 35
ON SEP 01, 2015
“You're walking down a long corridor and at times it’s lit; you can see your steps and you know where you're going and everything makes sense. And then boom! The lights go off and you don’t know where you are or what you're doing. ”
In Living in idk [I Don't Know] from PechaKucha Night Chicago’s 35th Volume, Presenter Lissette Martinez discusses living life in limbo. As an aspiring museum educator, Lissette is a grad student in the Master’s of Art Education program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is also a talented stick-figure artist.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, April 14th 2016.
What Can Astrology Tell You about Your Personality
BY JULIEN ROUGER
@ VOL 30
ON JUN 13, 2016
Astrology is a widely misused and misunderstood field of knowledge. Astrology can neither be used to predict future events, nor to assess your degree of morality or intelligence, nor to indicate whom you might become friends or lovers with. The zodiac has nothing to do with star constellations. Your solar sign and rising sign might be completely irrelevant to your personality features. Astrology can give a very detailed view over what are personality features, and which environmental stimulations you give high or low priorities to.
Your call is important - please hold the line
Rod Jones spoke to us about Call Centres not just how they generally annoy us but to how they work and the pressures that each of the staff are under. He further informed us how South Africa is providing employment for our youth through call centres and training to these individuals
All in a fun and enjoyable presentation manner with humour.
Passion over Ego, please!
BY DANIËL BECKERS
@ VOL 36
ON JUN 19, 2018
Certain events in life may lead you to find your true passion. But what happens once you are a filmmaker? Do you decline an offer because you do not believe in the project? Do you say no to a project because it’s not in line with your passion even though it may be a good offer or something that may boost your ego? Daniël Beckers explains why we need to protect true passion.