Lina Misitzis

Lina Misitzis (@lmisitzis) is a producer & reporter at This American Life , and is creating a new podcast with comedians Nick Kroll and John Mulaney. She spent the past few years making The Last Days of August and The Butterfly Effect with Jon Ronson. Her 2019 Breakout Session will be about porn, including a conversation with Sydney Leathers.


In January, 2012, America's digerati pulled off the broadest, most powerful political protest ever orchestrated on the Internet.


Sex Sells

Sex sells, sure, but who gets to cash in on it? How can journalists honestly and accurately cover sex workers without sensationalizing or further stigmatizing their work? And can the answers provide meaningful & challenging insights for audio producers specifically who make stories about communities they are not a part of?