Catch Slate writers and editors at these panels during SXSW in Austin, Texas, this week and next.
“It’s Reddit’s Web; We Just Live in It”
Friday, March 8, 5 p.m., Sheraton Austin (Capitol EFGH)
Farhad Manjoo, Slate
Adrian Chen, pop culture/media blogger, Gawker
Rebecca Watson, blogger, SkepChick
David Haglund, Slate
Alyssa Rosenberg, Slate, ThinkProgress
Noreen Malone, the New Republic, Slate
Anna Camp, actress, Mad Men, True Blood, Pitch Perfect
Sarah Shapiro, filmmaker, Sequin Raze
Dan Kois, Slate
Stephanie Goodman, New York Times
Willa Paskin, Salon
Chris Rovzar, Vanity Fair
Jason Forbes, executive vice president and general manager, Zeebox
“Digital Drama: Growing Up in the Age of Facebook”
Monday, March 11, 12:30 p.m., Sheraton Austin (Capitol EFGH)
Emily Bazelon, Slate
Bill Keller, New York Times columnist and former executive editor
Danah Boyd, NYU/Microsoft/Harvard professor and researcher
Cliff Nass, Stanford University professor of communications
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The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender
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