Inviting Curated Authors to Give 5-Min Online Talks

post by Ben Pace (Benito) · 2020-07-01T01:05:39.794Z · LW · GW · 6 comments

If you've written a post that's been curated by the LessWrong team, then you're eligible to give a talk at one of our upcoming weekend events. If you'd like to give one, here's the form to fill out your availability.

The events looks something like this:

Speakers so far have been Vaniver, TurnTrout, Abram Demski, John Wentworth, Eukaryote, Othonormal, Charlie Steiner, Alkjash, Daniel Kokotajlo. 

Examples of transcripts: Alkjash [LW · GW], Abram [LW · GW].

Your talk can discuss a post, a comment, or a new idea you've not been able to write down yet.

Here's the form.


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comment by Vanessa Kosoy (vanessa-kosoy) · 2020-07-01T06:44:30.555Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

Where can I find those events if I want to be a non-speaker participant?

comment by Ben Pace (Benito) · 2020-07-01T07:19:59.323Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

Each week we'll make a LW post for the event. Will appear in the recent posts and on the community page.

comment by mr-hire · 2020-07-01T05:04:41.582Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

I assume times are Pacific?

comment by Ben Pace (Benito) · 2020-07-01T05:19:40.809Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

Ah, excellent point. Yes. Updated the form.

comment by capybaralet · 2020-09-24T02:48:41.323Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

I think I've had a few curated posts.  How could I find them?

comment by Raemon · 2020-09-24T02:55:09.534Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

Go to your user profile (clicking on your username in the top-right), then, in the posts section, click the gear icon, and change "All Posts" to "Curated"