SAY WHAT? How Podcasts Pass the Mic to Rebellious Voices

The premiere of the first podcast from the editors of, the biggest platform for Muslim women's voices in the English-speaking world. It's no surprise that the digital age has democratized access to public platforms, for the good or bad. In today's new wave of feminism, a tsunami of voices has risen to the surface to be heard for the first time on a large scale. With the rise of podcasting, we are getting direct access to unrepresented stories literally in the voices of those experiencing them. This live-recoridng takes a deep dive into how podcasting can tap into unheard conversations and empower new voices to talk back.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Podcast
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate