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The Green/Sustainability Movement, Food Culture, and the Music Scene within Youth Culture in Portland, Oregon

Keywords: America , United States , US , urban , culture , Scene , city , youth , music , food , Portland , Oregon , community , participation , green

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This paper was written after a presentation at the American Embassy’s 2009 conference in Bonn for teachers of English and American Studies at German High Schools. Its aim is to offer these teachers a look at how young people (in their 20s and 30s) in the author’s home town of Portland, Oregon, are participating in three areas which improve community life: the green/sustainability movement, food culture, and the music scene.

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