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CEO of Plympton & Author of "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles"; Entrepreneur, Documentary Producer, Seed Investor

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Jennifer 8. Lee is an entrepreneur, documentary producer, seed investor and emoji activist. She is co-founder and CEO of Plympton, a San Francisco-based literary studio that innovates in digital publishing. Among their projects is Recovering the Classics, and a VR film based on George Saunders' Man Booker Prize-winning novel, "Lincoln in the Bardo."

A former New York Times reporter, Lee is a producer of The Search for General Tso and Picture Character, both which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festivals. She is also the author of the New York Times bestselling book, "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles," which established fortune cookies are originally Japanese.

Her recent work focuses a lot on misinformation, having co-founded the Credibility Coalition and MisinfoCon. She is a co-chair of the World Economic Forum's Global Futures Council for Media, Entertainment and Culture.

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, hijab and interracial couple emojis among others. She cofounded Emojicon and is a vice-chair of the Unicode Emoji Subcommittee. She has served as the lead judge for the $25 million Knight News Challenge, and on the launch team for Upworthy. She coined the term "man date."

Lee also serves on the Center for Public Integrity, MuckRock Foundation, the Digital Public Library of America, the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, Hacks/Hackers and the Pulitzer Prize-winning Inside Climate News. She also serves on the committees for the New York Public Library Young Lions, the Robert F. Kennedy journalism awards, and SXSW programming.

Her graduated with a degree in Applied Math and Economics from Harvard, where she was vice president of The Harvard Crimson.

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The Fortune Cookie Chronicles: Adventures in the World of Chinese Food

The Fortune Cookie Chronicles: Adventures in the World of Chinese Food

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CEO of Plympton & Author of "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles"; Entrepreneur, Documentary Producer, Seed Investor

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Jennifer 8. Lee Biography

Jennifer 8. Lee is an entrepreneur, documentary producer, seed investor and emoji activist. She is co-founder and CEO of Plympton, a San Francisco-based literary studio that innovates in digital publishing. Among their projects is Recovering the Classics, and a VR film based on George Saunders' Man Booker Prize-winning novel, "Lincoln in the Bardo."

A former New York Times reporter, Lee is a producer of The Search for General Tso and Picture Character, both which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festivals. She is also the author of the New York Times bestselling book, "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles," which established fortune cookies are originally Japanese.

Her recent work focuses a lot on misinformation, having co-founded the Credibility Coalition and MisinfoCon. She is a co-chair of the World Economic Forum's Global Futures Council for Media, Entertainment and Culture.

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, hijab and interracial couple emojis among others. She cofounded Emojicon and is a vice-chair of the Unicode Emoji Subcommittee. She has served as the lead judge for the $25 million Knight News Challenge, and on the launch team for Upworthy. She coined the term "man date."

Lee also serves on the Center for Public Integrity, MuckRock Foundation, the Digital Public Library of America, the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, Hacks/Hackers and the Pulitzer Prize-winning Inside Climate News. She also serves on the committees for the New York Public Library Young Lions, the Robert F. Kennedy journalism awards, and SXSW programming.

Her graduated with a degree in Applied Math and Economics from Harvard, where she was vice president of The Harvard Crimson.

Jennifer 8. Lee Videos

  • Jennifer 8. Lee, Emojination - XOXO Festival (2018)
    Jennifer 8. Lee is the founder of Emojination, a grassroots group aiming to make emoji more inclusive and representative. A New York...
  • Jennifer 8. Lee: Who was General Tso? and Other Mysteries
    Reporter Jennifer 8. Lee talks about her hunt for the origins of familiar Chinese-American dishes -- exploring the hidden spots where these two...
  • Jennifer 8. Lee: "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles" | Talks at Google
    New York Times reporter Jennifer 8. Lee visits Google's Mountain View, CA, headquarters to discuss her book, "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles." This...

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  • How much does it cost to book Jennifer 8. Lee?

    Booking fees for Jennifer 8. Lee, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Jennifer 8. Lee, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Jennifer 8. Lee?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Jennifer 8. Lee for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Jennifer 8. Lee for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Jennifer 8. Lee or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Jennifer 8. Lee or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

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 - $10,000. 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 Kelvin Yu, Jimmy O. Yang, Anna Akana, Charlyne Yi and Ashly Perez. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Jennifer 8. Lee for an upcoming event.

Jennifer 8. Lee Speaker Videos

  • Jennifer 8. Lee, Emojination - XOXO Festival (2018)
    Jennifer 8. Lee is the founder of Emojination, a grassroots group aiming to make emoji more inclusive and representative. A New York Times-bestselling author and film producer, Jenny is co-founder...
    Jennifer 8. Lee: Who was General Tso? and Other Mysteries
    Reporter Jennifer 8. Lee talks about her hunt for the origins of familiar Chinese-American dishes -- exploring the hidden spots where these two cultures have (so tastily) combined to form a new...
  • Jennifer 8. Lee: "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles" | Talks at Google
    New York Times reporter Jennifer 8. Lee visits Google's Mountain View, CA, headquarters to discuss her book, "The Fortune Cookie Chronicles." This event took place on March 25, 2008, as part of the...

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