#YoutubeSoBrown: Diversity & Digital Storytelling

Mar 13, 2017

11:00am – 12:00pm CT

The digital space has democratized the distribution of stories, creating space for underrepresented voices and connecting diverse audiences globally.

This panel explores how the digital space can foster new & diverse stories, as well as explore the challenges, rewards & responsibilities that come with telling these stories. It will investigate:

How do underrepresented voices finance & distribute their stories?

How do we find & connect our audiences?

How do we tell diverse stories with authenticity?

What is the opportunity for social impact & empathy through digital storytelling?

How should we be responsible with diversity?

How can we empower communities through story?

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Aymar Jean Christian

Northwestern University / Open TV

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Fawzia Mirza

CBS' The Red Line

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Puja Mohindra

Rainbow Productions

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Ian Thake

New York Television Festival

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