47th Annual Conference | April 19 – 22, 2017 | Minneapolis, MN USA | Hyatt Regency Minneapolis Hotel | #UAA2017 | urbanaffairsassociation.org | urbanaffairsassociation.org/conference/

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Betsy Kalin, Itchy Bee Productions

Bluewater Media
Los Angeles
Filmmaker Betsy Kalin will be attending with her most recent documentary East LA Interchange which has won ten jury and audience awards to date. She is an award-winning producer/director at Itchy Bee Productions and Bluewater Media. Her films Roof, Hearts Cracked Open, Chained!, and Click have been honored with multiple awards at festivals around the world. She is a featured speaker at conferences, universities, film festivals and community events. In 2016, she was the recipient of the Los Angeles City Historical Society’s J. Thomas Owen Award for illuminating L.A. history. Betsy received a BA in Women’s Studies from Columbia College at Columbia University and an MFA in Directing from the University of Miami.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, April 21