Thursday, January 23, 2014

Progressive Voices, New Media: A Louisiana Social Media and Blogging Summit

PRESS RELEASE: Please come to the big event on Sat., Jan. 25.

Louisiana Progress is excited to announce Progressive Voices, New Media: a Louisiana Social Media and Blogging Summit. We hope you’ll join us on January 25th to hear from some of the leading progressive voices in the state.

If you can't make it, the even will livecast here:

12:15 – 1:15
Introduction by Bob Mann
Keynote address by Jennifer Berkshire of EduShyster

1:30 – 2:30
Progressive Social Media Panel
Moderated by Melissa Flournoy

Bob Mann, Something Like the Truth
Lamar White, CenLamar
Robert Wilson, Digital Media Coordinator, Louisiana Democratic Party

2:45 – 3:45
Education Blogger Panel
Moderated by Carrie Samuels

Tom Aswell, Louisiana Voice
Jennifer Berkshire, EduShyster
Mike Deshotels, Louisiana Voice
Mercedes Schneider, deutsch29
Jason France, Crazy Crawfish

4:00 – 5:00
Progressive Social Media Training Panel
Moderated by Bruce Parker

Zack Kopplin, RepealCreationism
Lance Porter, LSU Professor, Director, Digital Media Initiative
Dayne Sherman, Talk About the South 

Dayne Sherman resides in Ponchatoula, Louisiana. He covers the South like kudzu and promises that he never burned Atlanta. He is the author of Welcome to the Fallen Paradise: A Novel. His website is
Dayne Sherman, Writer & Speaker
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