Rx for Online Harassment: Preparation, Response, Support and Self-Care

  • Thursday – 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Bayside C - 4th Floor | Sheraton
  • #ONA19Safety

Online harassment poses a growing threat to press freedom, especially for writers of color, LGBTQ+ individuals and women who face disproportionate harassment. Learn the tools and strategies to defend against online abuse in this essential training session designed by PEN America.

This session is designed for:

  • Newsrooms looking to better understand and confront harassment
  • Reporters reliant on online engagement who find themselves especially susceptible to abuse
  • Allies that would like to ameliorate the exhausting, traumatic impacts on online abuse

Speaker

Viktorya Vilk - Manager of Special Projects, Free Expression, PEN America
| https://pen.org/user/viktorya-vilk/

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