On 20 February, 2014, New York Women in Film and Television (NYWIFT) will hold a panel discussion called Laughing Matters, Diverse Voices from the World of Comedy. This discussion will cover changes within the industry over the past several years, as well as diversity and inclusion initiatives for up and coming comedians. The panelists are comedians Negin Farsad, Nina G., Monique Marvez, Kate Rigg, Angela Scott, Maysoon Zayid and Keisha Zollar. The discussion will be moderated by actress / producer / filmmaker Yvonne Russo. The program will take place at MIST Harlem, 46 West 116th Street, New York, New York at 6:30 PM. Tickets: $15 for NYWIFT, SAG-AFTRA, AEA, PGA, DGA and WGAE members. $25 for nonmembers.