Vermont Independence Party Schedule

Friday, September 14, 2012

Vermont Statehouse – House Chamber

9:00     Welcome – Juliet Buck and Rob Williams

9:15 KEYNOTE: Morris Berman – Why the US Failed

10:00   Arts Interlude – Ethan Allen, remarks

10:15 Pecha Kucha #1 – Financing Vermont Independence

(Gwen Halsmith, Amy Kirschner, Gary Flomenhoft, Matt Cropp)

11:00   Arts Interlude (Ralph Meima – “Interstates”)

11:15 Pecha Kucha #2 – Fueling Vermont Independence

(Jessica Edgerly, Gaelan Brown, Ben Luce. Ben Graham)

12:00   Lunch break – visit our local eateries in town.

1:30 KEYNOTE: Lierre Keith – Resisting the Empire

2:15   Arts Interlude (Dylan Kelley – Occupy photos)

2:30 Pecha Kucha #3 – Feeding Vermont Independence

(Ben Falk, Jessica Bernier, Kevin Lehman)

3:15 Pecha Kucha #4 – Standing for Vermont Independence

(Pete Garritano, Rob Wagner, Steven Howard)

3:45 The Montpelier Manifesto: Thomas H. Naylor and Charles Keil

4:15 “Free Vermont” Guy Fawkes photo-statehouse steps

5:00   Fall Vermont Commons COOP meeting

“Three Penny Taproom” – downtown Montpelier.