Talks How shared generosity enriches connection across cultures Alice Tremaine Dissecting the fundamental elements of slap upright bass using...fruit? Andrew Brown Success isn’t as important as finding your fire Chelsea Nolan 1. Performance: social commentary from a performance artist and poet 2. “Black Diamonds,” “Civil Up and Rising” Crystal Good The radical nature of educational equity Dreama Gentry Does a good man exist? Drew Hubbard What rural medicine can teach us about a doctor’s place in the community Jonathan Piercy How shared generosity enriches connection across cultures Kristin Smith How Appalachian music helped me plant roots and learn to love my home Larah Helayne The critical importance of youth advocacy Lily Gardner How to counteract the learned helplessness of youth Logan Bechanan Noodles can change the world Mae Suramek What being a goat farmer taught me about shame Melissa Bond How hemp can build a new agricultural economy Nathan Hall Finding Higher Ground through art Robert Gipe Why one coal executive is investing in solar Ryan Johns How place-based initiatives work for, and with, communities Sandi Curd Nature immersion as a first step to a healthier body and mind Tina Brouwer Can snakes really save more lives than they take? Kristen Wiley & James Harrison Discovering—and rediscovering—my identity Xiao-Yin Chen This independent TEDx event is operated under license from TED. More info about the TEDx program can be found here.