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2017 schedule

SUNDAY, JUNE 11

3:00pm - 6:00pm – Arrival and housing check-in
7:00pm - 9:00pm – Welcome reception

MONDAY, JUNE 12

9:00am - 10:30am – Glynn Washington, Host and Executive Producer, Snap Judgment
10:30am - 11:00am – Break (refreshments provided)
11:00am - 12:30pm – Nikole Hannah-Jones, Investigative Reporter, New York Times Magazine
12:30pm - 2:00pm – Lunch break (on your own)
2:00pm - 5:00pm – Workshops (small groups of 10-12 people each) 
5:00pm - 8:00pm – Dinner break (on your own)
8:00pm - 9:30pm – Drinks and conversation with special guest Stephanie Foo, Producer, This American Life

TUESDAY, JUNE 13

9:00am - 10:30am – Catherine Burns, Artistic Director, The Moth; Matthew Dicks, Author, Columnist, Storyteller
10:30am - 11:00am – Break (refreshments provided)
11:00am - 12:30pm – Steve Brodner, Editorial Cartoonist/Illustrator
12:30pm - 2:00pm – Lunch break (on your own)
2:00pm - 5:00pm – Workshops (small groups of 10-12 people each) 
5:00pm - 8:00pm – Dinner break (on your own)
8:00pm - 9:30pm – Story Slam

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14

9:00am - 10:30am – Jill Abramson, former Executive Editor, The New York Times
10:30am - 11:00am – Break (refreshments provided)
11:00am - 12:00pm – "The Biz" with Mark Oppenheimer, Director of THREAD and the Yale Journalism Initiative
12:00pm - 1:00pm – Lunch break (on your own)
1:00pm - 4:00pm – Workshops (small groups of 10-12 people each) 
4:00pm - 5:00pm – Farewell coffee and housing check-out

Panoramic view of a workshop group in action at the 2015 THREAD at Yale program.

Panoramic view of a workshop group in action at the 2015 THREAD at Yale program.