$20 – $250

Crosscut Festival

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Seattle University

901 12th Avenue

Seattle, WA 98122

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Journalists, politicians, authors, and newsmakers from our community and across the nation come together to take a hard look at the people, policy and events that shape our lives.


Speakers include:

Friday:

  • Janet Napolitano - Secretary of Homeland Security under President Obama

  • David Plotz (moderator) - CEO of Atlas Obscura and Host, Slate's Political Gabfest

Saturday:

  • Valerie Jarrett - Senior Advisor to Barack Obama

  • Doug Baldwin - Seattle Seahawks, Athlete, Activist & Humanitarian

  • Macklemore - Artist & Activist

  • Christine T. Whitman - EPA Administrator under George W. Bush and NJ Governor

  • Jeff Merkley - US Senator from Oregon

  • Bob Ferguson - WA State Attorney General

  • Pramila Jayapal - US Congresswoman

  • Philip Rucker - White House Bureau Chief, Washington Post

  • Emily Bazelon - New York Times Magazine & Host, Slate's Political Gabfest

  • DeRay McKesson - Host, Pod Save the People

  • Kshama Sawant - Seattle City Council Member

...and many additional speakers from The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Daily Beast, Yes!, Slate and more!


Sessions will include programming in tracks including Keynote, Race & Social Justice, Politics, Business, Science & the Environment, Interactive Workshops plus food, drinks and social events. Visit the festival website for more information on speakers, sponsors, schedules, etc...


Questions? Email festival@crosscut.com

Event Essentials

  • Once you register for the Festival, you will receive an order confirmation email from Eventbrite with your e-ticket(s) attached. You will need to exchange your printed or mobile e-ticket(s) at check-in (located in the Festival Hub in the PACCAR Atrium) for you access pass. Questions? email festival@crosscut.com for assistance.
  • If you are having any technical ticketing-related issues with your order, contact Eventbrite. For all other registration questions and general Festival info, visit festival.crosscut.com.
  • Refunds will not be issued less than 7 days out from event or for late arrivals, unattended events, early termination of attendance or no-shows.
  • Event is rain or shine.
  • Panelist names will be released on festival.crosscut.com. Full schedule will be available in the spring.
  • Student tickets include Friday and Saturday activities for the first 200 purchasers only.
  • If you require assistive services or technology to access this event, please contact festival@crosscut.com no later than March 4th. Late requests are subject to availability.


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