The NLGJA National Convention & LGBT Media Summit will be August 21-24, 2014.

Boston, MA – Today, the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association announced its next convention will take place in Chicago. Journalists and communication professionals from across the United States in mainstream and LGBT media will meet in Chicago from August 21 – 24, 2014 for the NLGJA National Convention and 10th LGBT Media Summit.

The four-day assembly will begin with the LGBT Media Summit on August 21, followed by two full days of programming with more than 35 workshops designed to address the needs of journalists and those in the communication industry. The convention will also include receptions, the NLGJA Student Journalism Project, the Women's Networking Dinner and numerous other networking opportunities for members. 

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About the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association 
NLGJA is an organization of journalists, media professionals, educators and students working from within the news industry to foster fair and accurate coverage of LGBT issues. NLGJA opposes all forms of workplace bias and provides professional development to its members. For more information, visit the NLGJA website at

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