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Tuesday, March 15 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Practically Funny: How Alternative Comedy Kings Have Learned To Reach the Masses

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Everywhere, comedy content is king, but especially so in the still dangerous world of alternative comedy. Our experts will explore the many ways that alternative comedy is connecting to audiences across all platforms, as well as provide practical tips and hysterical clips all about how to get your comedic point of view out to the widest possible audience.

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Scott Aukerman

Comedy Bang BangScott Aukerman, also known as Mott Skokerman, Hot Saucerman or Scottabot, is the host of Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast! Scott began his comedy career as a writer and performer on Mr. Show. Following the success of Mr. Show, Scott co-founded the popular UCB show that... Read More →
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Carrie Brownstein

IFCCarrie Brownstein is the co-creator, co-writer and co-star of Portlandia as well as anauthor and musician. She made her television career debut in 2011 with Portlandia, and in 2012 and 2013 received an Emmy® nomination in the “Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series” category... Read More →
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Jennifer Caserta

EVP/GMIFCJennifer Caserta serves as executive vice president and general manager of IFC. Caserta was named to this post in June 2008 and in this role she oversees the day-to-day operations of the network and directs all efforts as it relates to program development, production, scheduling... Read More →
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Baratunde Thurston

Co-Founder & CEOCultivated WitBaratunde is the co-founder of Cultivated Wit. He's also a comedian, author and former director of digital for The Onion. His responsibilities included producing the “War For The White House” 2008 election coverage, helping the company adapt its storytelling... Read More →

Tuesday March 15, 2011 3:30pm - 4:30pm CDT
Austin Convention Center, Room 18ABCD

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