WAM! NYC Conference

Date: March 23, 2013
Start Time: 9:00 am
End Time: 5:00 pm
Location: The Hive at 55
Address: 55 Broad Street
Where: New York City
RSVP: wamnyc-board@googlegroups.com

Are you feminist journalist or media activist? Love feminist media? Want to learn more tools, strategies and ideas to do your work better, and meet other print, online, multimedia journalists and activists doing awesome work?

Come hear from Elizabeth Mendez Berry, Gloria Feldt, Zerlina Maxwell, Rachel Sklar, Quinn Heraty, Jamia Wilson, Jina Moore, Jenn Pozner, Deanna Zandt and others!

This year’s schedule*:

9:30 – 10:30: Responsible Reporting on Trauma – Jina Moore, Jamilah King, Liliana Segura, and Aura Bogado

10:45 – 11:45: Negotiating 101: Salary, Contracts, and More – Rachel Sklar, Gloria Feldt, Quinn Heraty, and Twanna Hines AND Lights, Camera, Talking Points: Practicing Media Appearances With Confidence – Jamia Wilson and Yana Walton

11:45 – 12:45: Lunch

12:45 – 1:15: Keynote – Elizabeth Mendez Berry

1:30 – 2:30: J-School Crash Course – Esther Kaplan, Sandeep Junnarkar, Naomi Zeveloff, and Janet Reitman AND Social Media and Managing Your Online Identities – Michelle Kinsey Bruns, Zerlina Maxwell, and Shelby Knox

2:45 – 3:45: Intersectional Media Analysis: Creating Space for Diverse Voices – Jenn Pozner, Rachel Sklar, Jamia Wilson, and Tamura Lomax

4 – 4:45: Acing Your Freelance Life – Deanna Zandt, Melissa Gira Grant, and Sally Kohn

*Session times and panelists subject to change.

Sorry — we’re sold out!

Don’t miss our Pre-Conference Happy Hour & Hors D’Oeuvres! Friday, March 22, Revival at 129 E. 15th St. in Manhattan at 6:30

Follow these events live via Twitter at #wamnyc!

This event is part of WAM! It Yourself 2013, a multi-city event by Women, Action & the Media. For more information about events happening in NYC and all over the world, check back here or email Alanna.