Articles in Category: News

INDEPENDENT BOOKSELLERS PROMOTED ON "SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY", NOVEMBER 29th!

on Tuesday, 18 November 2014. Posted in Book, News

INDEPENDENT BOOKSELLERS PROMOTED ON

CELEBRATE "SMALL BUSINESS DAY" WITH JOHN AT STONE SOUP BOOKS IN WAYNESBORO, VA!

John will be featured as the guest author at Stone Soup Books, signing copies of World Peace and Other 4th Grade Achievements for patrons who are supporting small booksellers locally and nationally. This unique bookstore is an independent book retailer in Waynesboro, VA. The American Booksellers' Association launched a campaign in 2013, known as “Indies First”.  The initiative is a collaborative effort with Indiebound.org, a site for finding and promoting local, independent bookstores.

JAPANESE TRANSLATION OF THE BOOK, WORLD PEACE AND OTHER 4TH GRADE ACHIEVEMENTS IS A GREAT ACCOMPANIMENT TO NHK’S WEBCAST OF JOHN'S TEDTalk

on Monday, 17 November 2014. Posted in Book, Media Coverage, News

JAPANESE TRANSLATION OF THE BOOK,  WORLD PEACE AND OTHER 4TH GRADE ACHIEVEMENTS IS A GREAT ACCOMPANIMENT TO NHK’S WEBCAST OF JOHN'S TEDTalk

"9-Year-Old Challenge! World Peace Game"

                  -John Hunter    

ジョン・ハンター 「9歳が挑戦!世界平和ゲーム」

 

The book, World Peace and Other 4th Grade Achievements  is now available in Japanese translation. The book, game, and master classes have been gaining interest and demand globally, as evidenced by the publication of the Japanese version. 

Mali Peace Game Construction Complete, Ready For Action!

on Friday, 07 November 2014. Posted in News

Mali Peace Game Construction Complete, Ready For Action!
Updated with more pictures of the game they have built!

MALI PEACE GAME TO LAUNCH NOVEMBER 19TH 

The structure was built with homemade materials. The crisis book was distributed and a simplified version of playing rules given to the students. The game will be played by 46 kids in the 8th and 9th grades, and will be conducted in French. There have been several run-throughs, in preparation for a thrilling Mali Peace Game inaugural commencement.

DRAFTING THE BLUEPRINT FOR PEACE

on Tuesday, 28 October 2014. Posted in Keynotes, News

DRAFTING THE BLUEPRINT FOR PEACE

John Gives a Keynote Address at the Springfield Public Forum

 

The Springfield Public Forum, established in 1935, has annually brought great speakers together each fall in Springfield, MA. During the Forum, lectures are presented by a collective group of diverse, frequently illustrious, but always inspiring minds.  John was included in the  exciting line-up of cutting edge speakers this year. "The Public Forum’s speaker events and related programming promise that you will arrive curious and leave inspired!"

NHK, Japan's Public TV, Will Feature John Hunter's TED Talk in November!

on Monday, 29 September 2014. Posted in Media Coverage, News, Screenings

NHK, Japan's Public TV, Will Feature John Hunter's TED Talk in November!

TED Talk, "Teaching With the World Peace Game" to Be Featured On Japanese Public TV Show

John's TED2011 Talk will be aired on NHK, which is Japan's equivalent of BBC. It will be featured on Super Presentation, a NHK program which presents the top TED Talks (John Hunter was  selected as one of the "2014 All-Star 50+ Favorite TED Speakers"). The episode, Teaching with the World Peace Game will be televised throughout Japan in November 2014.