Watch the Videos!
The TEDxFruitvale: Harvesting Change videos have been posted on YouTube. Below are links to each talk or performance in the order it was presented on October 14, 2011; full bios of the speakers are available here. We’re collecting questions for our speakers about their talks and will be putting together a Q&A. Send your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org — and watch the home page for the virtual interviews!
SESSION ONE: MEET
Maisie Greenawalt, host: Conference Opener
Will Scott, African American Farmers of California: Bring Back Black Farmers
Robin Romano, The Harvest: Children in Our Fields
José Gutierrez, former farmworker: Leaving the Fields Behind
Carlos Jackson, visual artist: Images of the Farmworker Movement
Flavio Cornejo, physician: What Farmwork Does to a Body
Maria Catalán, Catalán Farms: From Farmworker to Farm Owner
Cameron Sinclair, Architecture for Humanity*: Open Source Architecture [*Pre-recorded TED talk]
Wayne Pacelle, The Humane Society of the United States: Animals, Humans: We’re All Connected
Sanjay Rawal, documentary filmmaker: Filming the Faces Behind Our Food
Performance: Edith Gawler and Bennett Konesni: Transforming Work Into Joy
SESSION TWO: MOVEMENT
SESSION THREE: MONEY
A Spanish audio version of each talk will be available as a downloadable file from this page within a few weeks.