Every now and then, Riese leaves the comfort of her home office and faces the world, often in a public or recorded context. These are some of those times.  

SPEAKER: COMMUNITY MARKETING & INSIGHTS LGBTQ TOURISM FORUM 2018: “WHERE THE GIRLS ARE (GOING): THE MILLENNIAL AND GENERATION X LGBTQ WOMEN’S MARKET”

CO-HOST: ALL-AGES PRIDE PARTY NEW YORK CITY - 2018

PODCAST: “QUEERY WITH CAMERON ESPOSITO” - 2018

PODCAST: “BAD WITH MONEY WITH GABY DUNN” - 2017

PANELIST: LESBIANS WHO TECH 2015: QUEER WOMEN WHO MEDIA

WORKSHOP LEADER: BLOGHER 2014: the path to a media company

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PANELIST: Salon LGBTQ 2012: Innovative Best Practices for Brand-Blogger Campaigns

ON-AIR TALENT: HuffPo Live: "The Lesbian Mystique"

A-Camp 

  • Workshop Leader: Collaging, Erotica Writing, Zine-Making, Professional Writing 101, The Power of Introverts, Boxed Wine & String Cheese Tasting

  • Panelist: Your Relationship Doesn't Have To Suck, The Sex Panel, Body Image, What Makes A Queer Family Queer, Queer Women in Movies & Television, Crazy/Beautiful

  • Organized and performed in Staff Reading

PANELIST - StartOut San Francisco - "Crowdfuding Your Start-Up"

SPEAKER - University of Chicago - Autostraddle at UChicago - A Visit From Riese Bernard

PANELIST - Yale University - Writing Sex: A Panel on Sex-Positive Writing @SexWeek 2012 

PANELIST - New York University  - Queer My Blog 2011

PANELIST - BlogHer 2011 - How Do You Sustain an Online Community And Keep Your Own Sanity?

ON-AIR TALENT: Our Scene TV - Autostraddle's Top 5 Dinah Shore Moments

PODCAST: Gay Pimp Podcast With Johnny McGovern - Leztastic

VIDEO HOST: Showtime- Lezberado 2009

Happy Endings - In The Flesh Reading Series - Reader

  • Featured at three In The Flesh Reading Series performances at Happy Endings in New York between 2006 and 2008, including an encore performance at "The Best of The Best of In The Flesh."

KGB Bar - "The Bigger The Better" Book Party - Reader

The Museum of Sex - Naked On The Internet - Panelist