Think Twice Before You Type

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Instagram, LinkedIn, blog posts, text, Twitter, email, Slack. There’s no shortage of places where people act as publishers these days. But what are the implications of the words we choose in an era where we are hyper connected and our language can live on indefinitely, sometimes resulting in aftershocks? Join the voice behind one of the cheekiest brands on Twitter, who analyzes the intended and often unintended meaning behind the words people use, for a discussion on how the permanence of today’s language is changing the way we speak and write.



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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Solo
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate