We’re so excited to host a dessert reception immediately following the Storyteller’s Prize Presentation on June 14. We’ll be serving the very delicious desserts from Kelsea’s Cake Pops and some wine–ALL FREE! Be sure to make your reservation to the show now! Seats are going fast!–Heidi Durrow
This is going to be a great panel about how to turn your dream of being a full-time writer into reality. The panel is full of great writers, TV writers, and screenwriters. This is your chance to get a road map to your dream! This panel features: Julie Buxbaum, Ernessa Carter, Lori Lakin Hutcherson, Marissa Jo Cerar and our Festival founder as moderator. Be sure to save your spot here.–Heidi Durrow #mixedremixed
We’re so glad to have the talented Marah Lidey working on the Mixed Remixed Festival this year as our Digital Engagement Director. She’s got an impressive resume and we’re so lucky that she’s volunteering her talents and her time to this all-volunteer project. Thank you Marah!–Heidi Durrow
Marah Lidey is the Digital Engagement Manager for DoSomething.org, overseeing the organization’s communication products and mobile apps. Marah owns and develops organizational partnerships with mobile marketing experts and tech thought leaders. Marah previously worked at American Express and MTV Networks where she managed social media marketing. She holds a BA in Journalism and a New Media Certificate from the University of Georgia.
We love that Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti describes himself as a kosher burrito because of his Mexican and Jewish heritage. He’s most definitely Mixed Remixed. What would your Mixie Food Name be? Tell us here! #mixiefoodname
Are you biracial or multiracial and 60+ years old? Are you in (or have you been in) a significant interracial relationship that started pre-1967? Are you a grandparent (60 plus years old) to multiracial grandkids? We need your voices for a unique panel at the Festival on June 14. Let’s have an inter-generational discussion about the long history of mixed roots. Please email me asap at heidi(at)mixedremixed.org if you’re interested in participating or know someone who would be a perfect fit!–Heidi Durrow
You can win a Mixed Remixed Festival t-shirt and help the Festival out at the same time. The first 10 people to refer donors whose donations to our Indiegogo campaign add up to $100 will get a Festival t-shirt as a special thank you. Help us reach our crowd-fundraising goal and get a gift for yourself. Be sure to sign in to your own Indiegogo account when making referrals and copy the unique url to the campaign (that’s the only way we’ll be able to count who has referred which donors). Okay, the contest starts now. Who will the first person to get a t-shirt? I hope it’s you!–Heidi Durrow