Bil Browning

The queers go to South By South West 2010

Filed By Bil Browning | January 27, 2010 12:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Living, Media
Tags: Engaging the Queer Community, interactive, LGBT community, South By South West, SXSW

The annual South By South West conference and festival in Austin, Texas, is one of the most popular festivals in the nation. It combines film, music and the internet into a sort of interactive geek fest, film festival and rock concert. See me speak at SXSW 2010 ( Tens of thousands of people attend each year. My understanding though, is that they've never had a session that was explicitly queer.

Until now.

I've been invited to be a speaker at the only LGBT-focused session: Engaging The Queer Community. We have some fun panelists for the session and because the session is unique, we're expecting an overflowing crowd.

Engaging The Queer Community

Saturday, March 13 at 03:30 PM

A discussion on maintaining successful and active blogs and social networking sites that are geared toward the LGBT community and its niches.


Trish Bendix - MTV/
Bil Browning - Bilerico Project
Fausto Fernos - Feast of Fun (moderator)
Sinclair Sexsmith - Sugarbutch Chronicles

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Margaretpoa Margaretpoa | January 27, 2010 1:58 PM

I look forward to seeing you there Bil and let me say, welcome to the city I call home. :)