Max Stossel is an award winning storyteller/filmmaker/poet, with a unique style of storytelling. His first poetry video, "Subway Love" was an immediate viral success. His work has been featured by the majority of major digital publications, featured in Lincoln Center, written about in 12 languages, and won the Jury Award for Best Short at the Gold Coast International Film Festival. His second video "Stop Making Murderers Famous" was viewed over 5 million times on Facebook alone in about a week, and is at the center of a campaign to change the way the media tells the story of mass shootings.
On Tuesday, he stopped by Odyssey's New York office to give his insights on the state of the media.