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Andrew Slack Gives TEDx Talk in Rome

Posted by: Mel
October 22, 2011, 07:30 PM

Andrew Slack, creator of the Harry Potter Alliance, recently gave a TEDx talk in Rome. The TED company holds conferences about "ideas worth spreading." Of the TEDx talk he gave, Andrew Slack had to say:

At the end of September I had the privilege to give a TEDx Talk in Rome
I talked before a room of over 80 broadcasters throughout Europe about the Harry Potter Alliance, cultural dreamwork, cultural acupuncture, and the power of stories to transform our world.
I discussed where the HPA has been and implied where we are going with Imagine Better.
If nothing else, I hope this 13 minute talk can be something that you find helpful in showing your friends, family, teachers, and coworkers why loving Harry Potter is not crazy, why being in a fan community is amazing, and why you are a member of the Harry Potter Alliance.
We stand at an important precipice right now as an organization and as a fandom in demonstrating what we have done and what we will do in proving that "it’s time for the good guys to use the power of story."
Thank you for everything you do for the HPA and our world, and I hope to see you at the Quidditch World Cup!

You can watch Andrew Slack's speech here or below.

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80450 Points

Hmmm… interesting… I guess.

Posted by Won_Two on October 22, 2011, 07:45 PM report to moderator
135 Points

WOW that was amazing! good on you Andrew :)

Posted by Jordon Steele on October 22, 2011, 09:52 PM report to moderator
5439 Points

Thats interesting!

Posted by Fleur-de- Lily on October 23, 2011, 07:35 AM report to moderator
4138 Points

Good for him :)

Posted by Calum Wilson (RuneDream54) on October 23, 2011, 08:25 AM report to moderator
10471 Points

Great! :D

Posted by . on October 23, 2011, 01:44 PM report to moderator
1317 Points

One person can make a difference. Andrew has some wonderful ideas and more power to him!

Posted by hewy on October 23, 2011, 05:08 PM report to moderator
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