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Bill Hudnut & John Fetterman
Public Conversation on Inspiring Places
Sunday, November 15, 3:30 p.m.
St. Luke's United Methodist Church
FREE, no tickets needed.
The 14th Annual Public Conversation features a conversation between these two entrepreneurial public servants. John Fetterman is the 39 year-old, imposing-looking mayor of Braddock, Pennsylvania, who is transforming the town's "malignant beauty" through projects ranging from the development of urban farms to the production of public art. Bill Hudnut, former four-term mayor of Indianapolis is renowned for reviving Indianapolis through entrepreneurial public-private partnerships and the development of a sports capital strategy.

New features to this year's conversation include audience Q&A, a section especially for "tweeters," and a one-of-kind "surround sound" performance. The audience will be flanked on four sides by eight choirs including Butler University Chorale, IUPUI University Choir, Indianapolis Brass Choir, Northminster Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir, Second Presbyterian Church Sanctuary Choir, St. Luke's United Methodist Church, Chancel and Children's Choirs, with organist Charles Manning.
The Public Conversation is sponsored by Eli Lilly and Company with additional support from Butler University, Indiana Humanities Council, Hilton Indianapolis, Scholars Inn, and WFYI.
On Wednesday
On Thursday

2009 Festival
Pecha Kucha
Pecha Kucha event to feature 12 creative projects selected from over 40 submissions. Thanks to Central Indiana Community Foundation, festival sponsor and prize funder for the Pecha Kucha winner!
Enter here for a chance to win lunch with the Mayors on Friday, November 13.
Thank You To: 
The Polis Center:
The staff of The Polis Center, a unit of the IU School of Liberal Arts, IUPUI, provides critical administrative and technical support.
Indy Improvisors:
Plotting scenes of chaos and joy, the Random Acts of Improvisation project is made possible by Butler University, Comedy Sportz, Herron School of Art and Design-IUPUI, Indy Contra, Ivy Tech Community College-Central Indiana, Motus Dance Theatre, NUVO, and Susurrus.
The Lilly EndowmentAllen Whitehill Clowes Charitable Foundation Inc.Trendy Minds

IUPUI      IU School of Liberal Arts     The Polis Center

Butler UniversityCentral Indiana Community FoundationUniversity of IndianapolisEli Lilly and Company

Indianapolis Museum of ArtSt. Luke's United Methodist ChurchWFYIIndianapolis Marion County Public Library
Christian Theological SeminaryFranklin CollegeSt. Paul's Episcopal Church
Hilton IndianapolisChristel DeHaan Family Foundation