Media Industry Conversation with Noah Hawley

Please join the UT Austin Department of Radio-Television-Film for a Media Industry Conversation with Noah Hawley, Television Producer and Writer of FX's Fargo and Legion.

Topics of discussion during this Q&A session include Noah Hawley's history and career as an executive producer, writer, and showrunner. He will discuss his work on several acclaimed television series including BonesLegion, and the FX limited series Fargo. He will also address how economics and technology have impacted TV’s production and storytelling practices.  


Note: Seating is first come, first served.

Noah Hawley's Biography 

Noah Hawley is an Emmy, Golden Globe, PEN, Critics’ Choice, and Peabody Award- winning author, screenwriter, producer and director. He has published five novels and penned the script for the feature film Lies and Alibis. He created, executive produced, and served as showrunner for ABC’s My Generation and The Unusuals and was a writer and producer on the hit series Bones. In addition to his work on Legion, Hawley is currently Executive Producer, Writer and Showrunner on FX’s award-winning limited series, Fargo

Hawley is the author of five novels including A Conspiracy of Tall MenOther People’s WeddingsThe Punch and The Good Father. His most recent novel, Before the Fall, debuted at #2 on the New York Times Best Sellers List.



MIC offers students from UT Austin's Department of Radio-Television-Film (RTF) and the Moody College of Communication opportunities to engage with a wide range of industry professionals to discuss today's evolving media landscape. MIC guests, many of whom are prominent RTF and Moody College alumni, hail from Texas, Los Angeles, New York and beyond. Keep an eye on the webpage and Twitter feed (@RTFMIC) for updates about upcoming guests. Hosted by media studies professor Alisa Perren and screenwriting professor Cindy McCreery, MIC is generously supported by both RTF and the Moody College of Communication.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:15pm

Jesse H. Jones Communication Center - Building A (CMA), 2.306
2504A WHITIS AVE , Austin, Texas 78705

Event Type

Campus & Community


Moody College of Communication

Target Audience

Students, Faculty



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