Slate Live is thrilled to announce Slate Day, a live podcast experience produced in connection with the Texas Tribune Festival. This full-day affair features a lineup of Slate’s bold, curious, and politically-minded shows, including Political Gabfest with Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz; Trumpcast with Jamelle Bouie, Virginia Heffernan, and Jacob Weisberg; Amicus with Dahlia Lithwick; El Gabfest with León Krauze; and The Gist with Mike Pesca.
Attendees will get to experience their favorite political podcasts live during a special day filled with Slate’s witty banter, thought-provoking analysis, and exciting guest appearances. Attendees will have unique opportunities to mingle with the hosts and fellow fans during a special happy hour cocktail party and purchase exclusive merchandise at a Slate Day pop-up shop.
Slate Day will take place at the Capital Factory in downtown Austin, Texas, on Saturday, Sept. 29, in partnership with the Texas Tribune Festival. This is an intimate venue with limited seating. Get your tickets today!
If you are a Slate Plus member, you will receive 30 percent off your tickets. Use your Upcoming Events tool in the Slate Plus dashboard on the right side of the Slate Plus home page to receive your individualized discount code to access tickets.
Want to make a weekend of it? The Texas Tribune is offering a special discount to Slate Day ticket holders. Use code Slate18 to save $100 off festival badges. Click here for more information about the Texas Tribune Festival and tickets.
The schedule and lineup may be subject to change.
Featured Speakers Bios
Virginia Heffernan is a contributing editor at Politico. Follow her on Twitter.
León Krauze is a news anchor for Univision based in Los Angeles. He holds the Wallis Annenberg Chair in Journalism at the University of Southern California.
Dahlia Lithwick writes about the courts and the law for Slate and hosts the podcast Amicus.
Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.
David Plotz is the CEO of Atlas Obscura and host of the Slate Political Gabfest.