In Media Res - Post-Truth Theme Week

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January 30, 2017 to February 3, 2017
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:



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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