Table Talks: Trans Issues in Media

  • Friday, Sep 23 – 10 AM – 11 AM PT (17 – 18 UTC)
  • Location: San Gabriel C
  • Not available virtually
  • #ONA22TableTalks
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Table Talks are participatory conversations that aim to tackle major issues in digital journalism. These collaborative hour-long blocks take over the conference on Friday morning, providing attendees the opportunity to engage with top minds in the field to explore new ideas and solutions to newsroom challenges.

Join this Table Talk to learn how to report on trans people and issues without perpetuating misinformation or reinforcing stereotypes.

This session is designed for:

  • Journalists looking to report on the trans community accurately and respectfully
  • Editors and managers interested in more comprehensive coverage of trans healthcare and related issues
  • Anyone looking to convince their newsroom that these topics are worth covering


Kameron Burns
Senior Audience Producer, National Geographic