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Atlantic Festival Full Agenda – The Atlantic

Atlantic Festival Full Agenda – The Atlantic

The Atlantic is today announcing the complete agenda, evening programming, and additional speakers for the 15th annual Atlantic Festival, taking place on Thursday, September 28, and Friday, September 29, at The Wharf in Washington, D.C. Newly announced are interviews with Secretary of State Antony Blinken, former Representative and 2024 Republican presidential candidate Will Hurd, former Representative Gabby Giffords, and Mira Murati, the chief technology officer of OpenAI; a night of live storytelling with Oscar-, Emmy-, and Peabody-winning filmmaker Spike Lee, in conversation with Atlantic contributing writer Jemele Hill; and the debut of Netflix’s forthcoming docuseries Big Vape: The Rise and Fall of Juul, followed by a conversation featuring the series’s director and renowned documentarian, R.J. Cutler. In-person and virtual passes are available now, and the full event agenda is posted on the festival’s website. Press should request a credential by emailing [email protected]. This year’s festival will be an unparalleled exploration of the most significant issues of our time—with dozens of events addressing the state of global democracy, happiness and building a more considered life, AI …