And I Am NOT Lying at SXSW
The folks from the And I Am Not Lying blog (andiamnotlying.com) cock-rock the NPR crowd with the best underground comedy, storytelling and sideshow acts. Hailing from NYC, this special event crams 15 apeloads of fun into one tent with story and improv workshops, a variety show, free beer and plenty of laughing and shouting.
Thaler Pekar is a leading voice in the field of organizational narrative and communication. Thaler guides smart leaders in finding and sharing stories that break through a crowded media marketplace and move audiences to take action. She specializes in helping professional communicators, advocates, and philanthropists better understand and apply the power of story. Thaler facilitated the opening plenary of the most recent Smithsonian Institution Conference on Organizational Storytelling. She is a Contributor to the Stanford Social Innovation Review, and a frequent guest lecturer at the Columbia University Graduate Program in Strategic Communications and the Newhouse Executive Education Programs.