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The Honest Truth about Fake News: (Mis)information and How it Spreads

A dynamic line-up of media experts tackles the current news landscape: journalism, social networks, information literacy and why it matters to our democracy. Q&A to follow!

Featuring: Dan Kennedy, Professor of Journalism NE University,  author, and panelist on WGBH’s Beat the Press; Takis Metaxas, Professor of Computer Science Wellesley College. Co-creator of TwitterTrails; and Melissa Zimdars, Professor of Communication & Media  Merrimack College and Director of OpenSources.

This program is free of charge thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Friends of the Reading Public Library.






Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Show more dates
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Community Room A, Community Room B

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