Picture This: ESPN Storytellers

Live storytelling inspired by iconic sports photos. ESPN uses photography to accompany games and stories, but oftentimes a photograph comes first and inspires an incredible narrative. Storytellers from across ESPN share original pieces born from a single image.

Picture This: ESPN Storytellers

Featuring: Neely Lohmann and Justin Ellis (Moderators), Taffy Brodesser-Akner, Kate Fagan, Jesse Washington, Seth Wickersham

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Sunday, September 25 | 12:00PM – 12:45PM
Location: Photoville Pavilion (60 Water Street Storefront)

 

Live storytelling inspired by iconic sports photos. ESPN uses photography to accompany games and stories, but oftentimes a photograph comes first and inspires an incredible narrative. Storytellers from across ESPN share original pieces born from a single image.

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Neely Lohmann has been the senior deputy editor at ESPN the Magazine for five years. Prior to ESPN, she was the editor in chief of mental_floss magazine.

 

 

 

 

 

 

taffy_headshotTaffy Brodesser-Akner is a contributing feature writer for ESPN The Magazine. Her work also appears regularly in the New York Times Magazine and GQ.

 

 

 

 

K_FAGANKate Fagan is a columnist and feature writer for espnW, ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine. She is a regular panelist on ESPN’s Around the Horn and can also be seen on First Take and His & Hers.

 

 

 

 

ESPN_JWashJesse Washington is a senior writer for ESPN’s The Undefeated.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior writer Seth Wickersham joined ESPN The Magazine in 2000, shortly after graduating from the University of Missouri.

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