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Welcome to the 21st Allied Media Conference!

This year we have gone VIRTUAL! AMC kicks-off Thursday July 23rd!

Browse all of our sessions below. Session times are listed by default in Eastern Standard Time.

We are excited to host 24 Virtual Network Gatherings this year. Network gatherings are taking place before and after conference and many are INVITE ONLY, those that are open to new guests will be updated in Sched. To learn more about Network Gatherings go here.

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Friday, July 24 • 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Writing New Worlds Plenary

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Parables for an interspecies future. Sista as a verb.  Archival futures.  Join Alexis DeVeaux, Walidah Imarisha and Alexis Pauline Gumbs for a conversation about legacy, possibility and the role of writers in making the future we deserve intriguing, imaginable and irresistible.

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Alexis Pauline Gumbs

Alexis Pauline Gumbs is a Queer Black Troublemaker and Black Feminist Love Evangelist and an aspirational cousin to all sentient beings. Alexis is the founder of Brilliance Remastered, an online network and series of retreats and online intensives serving community accountable intellectuals... Read More →
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Walidah Imarisha

Walidah Imarisha is an educator, writer, public scholar and spoken word artist. She has co-edited two anthologies including Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories From Social Justice Movements. Imarisha’s nonfiction book Angels with Dirty Faces: Three Stories of Crime, Prison... Read More →
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Alexis De Veaux

ALEXIS DE VEAUX is a black queer feminist writer whose work in multiple genres is nationally and internationally known.Born and raised in Harlem, New York City, Ms. De Veaux is published in five languages-English, Spanish,Dutch, Japanese and Serbo-Croatian. Her work has appeared in... Read More →

Friday July 24, 2020 5:00pm - 6:30pm EDT