PechaKucha Night Themes

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2022 Themes

VOL. 13 FLUX

APRIL 14, 2022 @ 6PM | SITE SANTA FE

Constant undulation is the state of nature. How do you cope, embrace, or experience flux?

PRESENTER INTAKE FORM DUE DATE: MARCH 15, 2022
PRESENTATION FILE DUE DATE: APRIL 6, 2022

VOL. 14 MULTIPLICITY

JULY 13, 2022 @ 6PM | SITE SANTA FE

The abundance and complexity of being many. Share with us the richness, and perhaps challenges, of diversity and variety.

PRESENTER INTAKE FORM DUE DATE: MAY 25, 2022
PRESENTATION FILE DUE DATE: JUNE 29, 2022

VOL. 15 PERCEPTION

NOVEMBER 10, 2022 @ 6PM | SITE SANTA FE

Do differences in perspectives change that which is perceived? What exactly is shared when each individual applies their unique tools and histories to the “same” experience? How does one navigate the path to objective truth?

PRESENTER INTAKE FORM DUE DATE: SEPTEMBER 3, 2022
PRESENTATION FILE DUE DATE: OCTOBER 26, 2022
Interested in presenting at VOL. 15 PERCEPTION? Enter your presenter info in our Volume 15 Presenter Intake Form.

2023 Themes

VOL. 16 LOST/FOUND

JANUARY 19, 2023 @ 6PM | SITE SANTA FE

From mental maps to public wayfinding, life is a series of exquisite cartographies in which we learn to navigate through and within our worlds. What does it mean to be lost, and what do we find when we deviate from the beaten path?

PRESENTER INTAKE FORM DUE DATE: NOVEMBER 1, 2022
PRESENTATION FILE DUE DATE: JANUARY 5, 2023
Interested in presenting at VOL. 16 LOST/FOUND? Enter your presenter info in our Volume 16 Presenter Intake Form.

VOL. 17 WILDERNESS

APRIL 20, 2023 @ 6PM | SITE SANTA FE

In wilderness there is solitude and wonder as well as challenge and danger. It can be a place to discover the natural world and also learn about ourselves.  What is the value of wilderness and our experience in it?

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VOL. 18 COMMONS

JULY 13, 2023 @ 6PM | SITE SANTA FE

Commons are shared space and resources; community collaboration and connection; care and protection for the common good. Can it be a successful practice for our diverse and divided population?

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VOL. 19 MYTHS

NOVEMBER 9, 2023 @ 6PM | SITE SANTA FE

Let us explore the power of myths and our fascination with archetypes and the sacred. Which myth, legend, and folklore has inspired or disturbed you? What myths are you trying to debunk?

Interested in presenting at VOL. 19 MYTHS? Enter your presenter info in our Volume 19 Presenter Intake Form.