VOTE NOW FOR THE BEST OF ORLANDO® 2021!

Friday, February 8, 2013

J. Bradley, Jose Fajardo and others present at PechaKucha Night Orlando v9

Posted By on Fri, Feb 8, 2013 at 10:00 AM

the-week-sel-pechakucha2jpg

Friday, Feb. 8 – PechaKucha Night Orlando v9

7-10 p.m.

The Orange Studio

1121 N. Mills Ave.

407-760-5951

facebook.com/pechakuchaorlando

$10

Is it really possible to watch 20 images flash before your eyes in 20 seconds and learn from it while being entertained? Oh, it is possible and it is happening on Friday at the Orange Studio. PechaKucha (which is derived from the Japanese term meaning “chit-chat”) draws out the best of local Orlando creatives – writer J. Bradley, former WMFE CEO Jose Fajardo, mermaid mistress Mia Mom, among others – to meet, network and share their work, just as originally intended when PechaKucha Night was started in 2003 in Tokyo. The 20 images are part of a PowerPoint presentation that can be about any topic of the presenters’ choosing, and this version includes anything from Alexa Eastwood’s “Becoming a Savage” to Evan Miga’s “The Most Interesting Person I Know” to “Local Food and the Artisan Economy” by John Rife. Consider this your chance to get up-close and (maybe!) personal with a collection of Orlando’s talented locals. – Drexler B. James

Tags: , , , , , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Read the Digital Print Issue

May 12, 2021

View more issues

Calendar

© 2021 Orlando Weekly

Website powered by Foundation