"After Truth: Disinformation and the Cost of Fake News" (2020)

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Thursday, October 28, 2021 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

This is a past event.

Join us for screening of HBO's film "After Truth: Disinformation and the Cost of Fake News" (2020). The film offers a look at the ongoing threat caused by the phenomenon of "fake news" in the U.S., focusing on the real-life consequences that disinformation, conspiracy theories, and false news stories have on the average citizen. 

The screening will be followed by a discussion featuring Dr. Briana Bettin, Department of Computer Science; Dr. Sue Collins, Department of Humanities, and Dr. Stefka Hristova, Department of Humanities.

Free Admission.

This screening is part of the Bad Information Project which is made possible in part by a grant from the Michigan Humanities, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, by funding from the Department of Humanities, and with support of MTU's Film Board.

 

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Map of Fisher Hall

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  • Susanna Peters

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