In Media Res - Post-Truth Theme Week

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Type: 
Event
Date: 
January 30, 2017 to February 3, 2017
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Cultural History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Political Science

This week's In Media Res theme focus is "Post-Truth" (January 30th - February 3rd).

 

Here's the lineup:  http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/

 

 

Monday, January 30 - Amanda Civitello (Waukegan Public Library) presents "Equity of Access: Post-truth Libraries."

 

Tuesday, January 31 - Stephanie Brown (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) presents "Post-Truth, Satire, and Postmodern Critique."

 

Wednesday, February 1 - Robert Mejia (North Dakota State University) presents "Post Truth, or the Cultural Logic of Late Racism."

 

Thursday, February 2 - Simeon Yates (Institute of Cultural Capital) presents "Historicizing Fake News."

 

Friday, February 3 - Robert Wright (University of Wolverhampton) presents "The Post-Truth World - Notes from the Occult (on our cybernetic present)."

 

Theme week organized by Nedda Ahmed (Georgia State University).

 

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You can also follow us on Twitter at MC_IMR.

 

For more information, please contact In Media Res at inmediares.gsu@gmail.com or email the Coordinating Editor, Ethan Tussey, at etussey@gsu.edu.

 

Best,

The In Media Res Team.
 

Contact Info: 

Geoffrey D. Henry - Associate Editor of Public Relations for In Media Res

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