SUMMIT SESSIONS

Jamia Wilson

Shift the Culture with Fierce Authenticity

What You'll Learn

  • Discover tangible ways that you can start to create a culture of care in your life and community

  • Hear Jamia's tips on how to be fiercely authentic as a woman, regardless of the world's expectation

  • Recognize each of our stories as living history, and understand the power of sharing our experiences with those around us

About Jamia Wilson

Jamia Wilson is an activist, a feminist, a storyteller, a mediamaker, and a natural-born thought leader. As Executive Director and Publisher of Feminist Press at City University of New York, the former Women, Action, and the Media Executive Director, TED Prize Storyteller, and former Vice President of Programs at The Women’s Media Center, Jamia has been a powerful force in the social justice movement for nearly a decade. As a leading voice on feminist and women’s rights issues, her work and words have appeared in and on several outlets such as New York Magazine, The Today Show, and The Washington Post. She’s also a staff writer for Rookie and has contributed to several books such as Madonna and Me: Women Writers on the Queen of Pop, and I Still Believe Anita Hill. She’s currently writing a book about Beyonce and feminism. Jamia was named in Refinery29’s “17 Faces of the Future of Feminism.” You can learn more about Jamia and her work on her website.