2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Women in the Media and Online Harassment

Saturday, March 12
12:30PM - 1:30PM

Hyatt Regency Austin
Zilker Ballroom 3
208 Barton Springs Rd

Women with careers in media are often the target of online harassment that ultimately impacts their careers. Hear from women leaders in activism, journalism and tech as they discuss the unique position women with high profile jobs face online and share their own experiences of online hate for simply doing their job.

Hashtags: #sxsw #OnlineHarassment


Jamia Wilson at SXSW

Jamia Wilson

Exec Dir

Women Action and the Media

"Jamia Wilson is many things: An activist. A feminist. A storyteller. A mediamaker. But more than anything, she is a natural-born thought leader. As Executive Director of Women, Action, & the Media...

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Meredith Walker


Smart Girls at the Party

Soraya Chemaly at SXSW

Soraya Chemaly


Women's Media Center

Wendy Davis

Women's Rights Activist

State Senator


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