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SXSW is all about the love
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 14, 2014

Happy Valentine's Day From SXSW Interactive: Love Stories From March 2008

The 2008 SXSW Interactive Festival provided a full range of high and low experiences. In the wake of Twitter’s huge success in March in Austin a year earlier, the event experienced significant growth. Henry Jenkins of the MIT Media Lab kicked off SXSW in a scholarly way via his...

Sign up now for a Mentor Session at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 13, 2014

SXSW Interactive Mentor Session Signup Has Begun: Reserve Your Spot Now!

The SXSW Interactive Festival provides an incredible forum for making valuable, one-on-one connections that can take your career to the next level. These connections sometime occur via panels, via networking events and even via chance meetings in the hallways at the Austin Convention Center (or any of the...

Learn about guerrilla librarians at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 13, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: We Will Not Be Shushed - Guerrilla Library Advocacy

Christian Zabriskie and Lauren Comito is the team at the heart of Urban Librarians Unite, and have been fighting for libraries for years. While they are primarily focused on New York City Public Libraries, they have a wide range of organizational interests including library disaster response (as...

Check out the SXSW Interactive session recommendations from Noah Kuttler
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 13, 2014

SXSW Interactive Content Recommendations From the Community: Noah Kuttler

A marketing professional with IBM, Noah Kuttler also serves on the SXSW Interactive Advisory Board member. Read below for five of Kuttler’s favorite sessions for the 2014 event — in his words, “sessions that you might have overlooked.” Also, be sure to attend his Meet Up “The Large...