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Charlotte Podcast Festival – Representation in Podcasting, Diversity and Inclusion in Audience

October 22, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


As the podcast landscape continues to evolve, traditionally underrepresented communities are utilizing the space to bring their voices to the mainstream.

Join us for this session on equity and diversity in audio and how podcasting can empower voices and audiences to share their stories.


– Keith Cradle, host of Crafted with Cradle
– Rashmili Vemula, co-host of Carolina Desi
– Skye Wilson, co-host of 1stGens
– Laura Brache, reporter and audio producer for WFAE/La Noticia

This session will be recorded. Registered attendees will receive a link to the recording shortly after the festival. If you have any questions, email charlottepodcastfestival@gmail.com.

About the Charlotte Podcast Festival (Oct. 5-30):

Charlotte Podcast Festival is the city’s first podcast festival, designed to inform, enrich and inspire the region’s audio storytellers and podcasters. Online sessions will run October 5 through October 30. Admission is free with registration.

Charlotte Podcast Festival is a partnership between WFAE (Charlotte’s NPR News Source), Blumenthal Performing Arts, Queen City Podcast Network and Eclecs Creative Agency.

Visit CharlottePodcastFestival.com for the full schedule of speakers and sessions. Share your experience by using #CLTPodcastFest on social media.