Jennifer 8. Lee

Co-Founder of Plympton, Former New York Times Reporter & Author of "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles"

Jennifer 8. Lee Biography

Jennifer 8. Lee is co-founder and CEO of Plympton, a San Francisco-based literary studio that innovates in digital publishing. A former New York Times reporter, Jenny is a producer of “The Search for General Tso,” a documentary that premiered at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival, and the author of the New York Times-bestselling book, "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles". She is the founder of Emojicon and MisinfoCon.

Jenny also serves on the boards for the Nieman Foundation, the Center for Public Integrity, the Digital Public Library of America, the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, Hacks/Hackers, as well as committees for the New York Public Library Young Lions committee, the Robert F. Kennedy journalism awards, and SXSW programming.

Jenny has served as the lead judge for the $25 million Knight News Challenge, and on the launch team for Upworthy. She discovered fortune cookies were originally Japanese, and coined the term "man date."

She is the founder of Emojination, a grassroots group whose motto is "Emoji by the people, for the people." As part of that organization, she successfully lobbied for a dumpling and hijab emojis. She is the vice-chair of the Unicode Emoji Subcommittee.

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Jennifer 8. Lee Videos

Jennifer 8. Lee, EmojiNation - XOXO Festival (2018) - YouTube
Jennifer 8 Lee: "EMOJICON" - YouTube
Jennifer 8. Lee: Who was General Tso? and other mysteries of

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Jennifer 8. Lee is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Jennifer 8. Lee for your event is $5,000 - $20,000. Jennifer 8. Lee generally travels from San Francisco, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Viola Davis, Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer, Rashida Jones and Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Jennifer 8. Lee for an upcoming event.

Jennifer 8. Lee Videos

Jennifer 8. Lee, EmojiNation - XOXO Festival (2018) - YouTube
Jennifer 8 Lee: "EMOJICON" - YouTube
Jennifer 8. Lee: Who was General Tso? and other mysteries of
Jennifer 8. Lee: "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles" | Talks at Google ...
Jennifer 8. Lee: Who was General Tso? and other mysteries of ...

Jennifer 8. Lee News

  • Four Reasons to Catch Jennifer 8. Lee at the Women’s Lit Fest

    She’s a thirty-something Harvard grad and a New York Times reporter with a serious food obsession, a wicked sense of humor, a love of good parties, and a new book out on the history of Chinese food in America. What’s not to like? When Jennifer 8. Lee swings by the Women’s Literary Festival at the DoubleTree Resort (633 E. Cabrillo Blvd.) this Saturday, March 28, she’ll be dishing up a deliciously funny narrative on everything from chop suey to chow mein to turkey dumplings.

  • One Woman’s Bizarre, Delightful Quest To Change Emojis Forever

    Imagine, for a moment, getting the chance to help build a new language. A language that’s used by millions of people around the world. A pictorial language with the power to transcend all other languages. If the opportunity presented itself, you’d take that shot, right? Jennifer 8. Lee would. And did.

  • Meet the People Who Are Fighting for Even More Emoji Diversity

    Emojination is the brainchild of Jennifer 8. Lee, a former New York Times journalist and co-founder of Plympton, a digital publishing company, and Yiying Lu, a designer who created the Twitter Fail Whale. Broadly, Emojination wants to increase representation within Unicode, the umbrella organization that votes on which emojis make it into our keyboards.

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