Stephanie Lepp & Jim have a wide-ranging talk on her two-time Webby Award winning video series, Deep Reckonings. They start by covering the history & intentions of Deep Reckonings, deep fake technology, our post-truth crisis, and the pros & cons of irony. They then go on to talk about the Deep Reckonings videos: how she chose people to include, reflections on the Mark Zuckerberg video, the challenge of remaining in good faith, free speech & censorship, GameB, Joe Rogan & Alex Jones, reflections the Brett Kavanaugh video, analyzing Jim’s own Robin DiAngelo deep reckoning script, capitalism, how the video scripts changed Stefanie, materialism, the role of conviviality in moving away from GameA, Potlatch, and more.
Stephanie Lepp is a storyteller, producer, and strategist interested in exploring worldview transformation, the relationship between personal and social change, and sense-making in a post-truth world. She’s a member of the Guild of Future Architects and two-time Webby Awards winner, and her work has been recognized by institutions such as the Mozilla Foundation and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.