Surprise Performance is starting at 8pm!

Venue: mainstage

We’d tell you if we could, but we can’t. You’ll just have to show up, won’t you?

Closing Party is starting at 7pm!

Venue: pavilion

You probably shouldn’t miss this.

Closing Comments is starting at 4:45pm!

Venue: mainstage

Hari Kondabolu is starting at 4:25pm!

Venue: mainstage

Hari Kondabolu is an enormously talented standup comic and podcast host whose documentary, The Trouble with Apu, made headlines and raised awareness of how the the popular Simpsons character impacted South Asian-Americans like him for decades.

Ijeoma Oluo is starting at 4pm!

Venue: mainstage

Ijeoma Oluo is editor at large of The Establishment, and the author of So You Want to Talk About Race, her powerful new book that shifts the burden of explaining difficult conversations around systemic inequality from people of color onto white audiences.

Break is starting at 3:10pm!

Venue: mainstage

MariNaomi is starting at 2:50pm!

Venue: mainstage

Award-winning cartoonist MariNaomi created the Cartoonists of Color Database and Queer Cartoonists Database to spotlight marginalized comics creators, a labor of love that’s changing the landscape of comics.

Helen Rosner is starting at 2:30pm!

Venue: mainstage

Helen Rosner is a writer and editor primarily focused on the culture of food, currently as the New Yorker’s food correspondent, and previously at Eater where she founded the longform and features department. This year, she was nominated for a James Beard Award for her loving ode to the Olive Garden.

Lunch is starting at 11:45am!

Venue: mainstage

Adam Conover is starting at 11:25am!

Venue: mainstage

Adam Conover is the creator and host of Adam Ruins Everything on truTV, an investigative comedian combating widespread myths and misconceptions with humor, pulling in supporting experts to debunk everything from circumcision to the prison system.

Claire L. Evans is starting at 11:05am!

Venue: mainstage

Claire L. Evans performed at XOXO in 2014 as half of electropop duo YACHT, and returns to the XOXO stage as the author of Broad Band, her book telling the untold stories of visionary women in technology who helped create the internet as we know it.

Demi Adejuyigbe is starting at 10:45am!

Venue: mainstage

By day, Demi Adejuyigbe is a comedy writer, currently for the Late Late Show. By night, he’s a relentlessly creative and prolific creator of great internet, from his absurdist parodies of Childish Gambino and Will Smith to his co-hosting duties on the Punch Up the Jam and Gilmore Guys podcasts.

Opening Comments is starting at 10:30AM!

Venue: mainstage

Conference is starting at 10am!

Venue: mainstage

On day two, hear stories from Demi Adejuyigbe, Claire L. Evans, Adam Conover, Helen Rosner, MariNaomi, Ijeoma Oluo, and Hari Kondabolu.

Site Open is starting at 9am!

Venue: pavilion

After the last three nights, you’re going to need some caffeine. Come on over.

Botnik Studios is starting at 10:40pm!

Venue: theater

Botnik Studios is an entertainment group developed to exhibit work created by the Botnik community, a group of writers, artists and developers collaborating with machines to create comedy, using predictive keyboards to generate new Scrubs monologues, Coachella lineups, Harry Potter pages, song lyrics, and more.

Mystery Movie is starting at 10:30pm!

Venue: mainstage

Grab some popcorn, sit back, and enjoy the show.

Omayeli Arenyeka is starting at 10:20pm!

Venue: theater

Omayeli is an artist and technologist from Nigeria currently playing with data at the Recurse Center in NYC. Her most recent projects include Face the Music, a Glitch app that lets you make and record music with your facial expressions, and Art Connoisseur, a Twitter bot that interprets and comments on historical art.

Kate Compton is starting at 10pm!

Venue: theater

Artist and inventor Kate Compton makes things to help people make things that make things — generative art and procedural content tools like Tracery, a super-simple tool to generate text for bots, games, and more, and Bottery, an experimental new tool for building chatbots, voice interface games, or weird experimental experiences.

Bill Wurtz is starting at 10pm!

Venue: mainstage

You may know [Bill Wurtz](youtube.com/billwurtz) for his absurdly-popular whirlwind histories of Japan and the entire world, netting over 89 million views on YouTube. With 2.6 million followers, the multi-instrumentalist gained an obsessive cult following for his uniquely Wurtzian styles of music and animation.

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