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South by Southwest (abbreviated as SXSW) is an annual co...

wikipedia - 13 Mar 2018
South by Southwest (abbreviated as SXSW) is an annual conglomerate of film, interactive media, and music festivals and conferences that take place in mid-March in Austin, Texas, United States. It began in 1987, and has continued to grow in both scope and size every year. In 2011, the conference lasted for 10 days with SXSW Interactive lasting for 5 days, Music for 6 days, and Film running concurrently for 9 days.
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Help NSF get to South by Southwest!

National Science Foundation (press release) - 08 Aug 2018
We have put together a number of fascinating panels comprising an all-star cast of NSF-funded scientists, filmmakers, inventors, small business founders and partners for the 2019 South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas. Now we need your ...
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See Condé Nast Traveler at South By Southwest

Condé Nast Traveler - 09 Aug 2018
SXSW. Austin, Texas. You know the story: Come for the barbecue, stay for the combo urban music fest and pan-disciplinary professional conference. And this year, things might get even better, 'cause Condé Nast Traveler's in the running to host six ...
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Michael Hearne and South by Southwest coming to Society Hall

Valley Courier - 14 Aug 2018
ALAMOSA — Society Hall, at 400 Ross Avenue in Alamosa, is proud to present Michael Hearne and South by Southwest in concert Friday, August 17th at 7:30 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, or $25 at the door, and are available ...
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LivelyLands Festival Returns for Second Year - 18 Aug 2018
That fits nicely with her day job — working at South by Southwest, the multi-genre festival that takes place in Austin every year and draws thousands. The Glen Lake grad went to Columbia College in Chicago but was seduced by the lure of the Kerrville ...
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Black Is Back - 17 Aug 2018
She recently completed filming horror flick The Prodigy, and her comedic drama Family debuted earlier this year at the South by Southwest Film Festival. She lives in New York. Jonathan Soroff: Orange Is the New Black was one of the first Netflix series ...
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Searching Producer Developing 14 More 'ScreenLife' Movies - 18 Aug 2018
Though he wasn't the first to attempt the style, Timur Bekmambetov has been the driving force behind the resurgence of films told exclusively through computer screens on the big screen like the Unfriended films and the upcoming Searching. Speaking with ...
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4 Ridiculously Over-the-Top Villas You Can Rent on Airbnb

The Manual - 17 Aug 2018
It's hard to stand out at South by Southwest. The iconic Austin event brings together some of the brightest, most creative, most interesting people in the world. You might just be able to buy your way into the event's elite social circle, provided you ...
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South by Southwest Conference Highlights

Forbes - 26 Mar 2018
Last week in Austin I attended the South by Southwest Conference and Festival, which is to say I got a drink from a firehose and came back wet with enthusiasm! The confab was started back in the 1980s when Austin was still a small Texas town.
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At South by Southwest, musical diversity trumps adversity

Chicago Tribune - 18 Mar 2018
South by Southwest, with its interwoven conferences on technology, film and music, concluded its 32nd year Sunday. It draws more than 2,000 bands from around the world and brings more than $325 million to the Austin economy. It wasn't an oasis apart ...
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#MeToo Forces South by Southwest Festival to Confront Sexism

Bloomberg - 08 Mar 2018
But SXSW doesn't have a very strong track record in dealing with gender issues. Three years ago it mishandled the debate over GamerGate by offering a bully pulpit to men accused of online harassment and then canceling a feminism session over security ...
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Yes, It's Already Time to Pitch Your Panel for SXSW 2019

American Inno - 25 Jun 2018
South By Southwest never sleeps. By the time one year's attendees are heading home, SXSW staff are already looking ahead and new speakers are thinking of how they might captivate next year's audiences. Well, March 8-17, 2019, may seem like a long ...

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