New York City, NY December 10, 2016
It's not lit: strategies for exposing and eliminating cultural appropriation in marketing
From tweets written by agency agency staffers, to tech talk slides and “witty” cafe chalkboard signs, the use of appropriated artifacts and slurs has been normalized in product and service marketing. In this talk, I identify examples of this issue and lead a brainstorming session. You’ll leave this talk with a list of practical strategies marginalized folks and accomplices can use to expose and eliminate these practices in their place of work.