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Category Archives: New York

The 2015 WAM!NYC Women in Media Conference was Awesome!

The 6th annual WAM!NYC Women in Media Conference took place on June 20th at Barnard College. Following last year’s incredible Janet Mock keynote, the 2015 conference featured three powerhouse keynote speakers: Alicia Garza, co-founder of #BlackLivesMatter; Lizz Winstead, co-creator of …

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See ANITA, See More Women In Film

The feature film ANITA by Academy Award® winning filmmaker Freida Mock is hitting theaters across the country starting March 21, and WAM! needs you to join us. AGAINST A BACKDROP OF SEX, POLITICS AND RACE, ANITA HILL STOOD BEFORE A NATION AND DARED …

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Thank you, Emily Douglas

Emily Douglas, senior editor and a blogger at, co-founded WAM!NYC with Jean Stevens back in 2009. As she got ready to step down from the chapter’s leadership, we talked to her about the amazing work she has done to …

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