Werk It: The Podcast

Highlights from the Werk It festival

Panels, sessions and events from the Werk It Festival.

  • Who Are You Making This For?

    Dec 19, 2019
    If we can agree that it’s imperative to identify a target audience before making a new podcast, why do things still get so fuzzy when we talk about reaching “diverse” audiences?
  • How They Made It: Man in the Window

    Dec 19, 2019
    Paige St. John and Karen Lowe explain how this unwieldy print journalism project became a compelling hit podcast that pushes the boundaries of the true crime genre.
  • Abandon Your Plans

    Dec 17, 2019
    Where do you get your ideas from? What comes next after you have an idea and feel that buzzy spark?
  • How They Made It: Death, Sex & Money

    Dec 17, 2019
    The Death, Sex & Money team explain how they get their listeners to open up to them about tricky topics -- and how those listener-driven episodes create community.
  • A Transparent Look at the Glow Up

    Dec 17, 2019
    Two producers explain how they’ve helped each other throughout their careers and create new blueprints for leveling up.
  • Podcasting for Disability Justice

    Dec 17, 2019
    Bri M. shares ideas on how we can make our podcasts accessible and tell stories that don’t reduce people with disabilities to being one-dimensional sources of inspiration.