• Stacey Abrams to Keynote SXSW

    25 days ago - By Billboard

    Stacey Abrams will headline South by Southwest as a keynote speaker, event organizers announced Thursday morning.
    The Democratic politician and voting rights activist will sit for a conversation with writer N.K. Jemisin as part of the virtual festival, which will run March 16-20. Abrams, who was recently nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize for her work increasing voter turnout during the 2020 presidential election, joins previously announced keynote speaker Willie Nelson .
    The conference, which has been dubbed SXSW Online, has lined up a number of speakers for socially distanced sessions...
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