Lectures

Expertise & Evidence Series: Are Journalists Experts? Does the Public Want Them to Be?

When: Thu., Sept. 27, 5-6 p.m. 2018

Nick Lemann, Joseph Pulitzer II and Edith Pulitzer Moore Professor of Journalism; Dean Emeritus, Columbia University.

At a time when everyone is talking about fake news, what about real news: who produces it, under what conditions, and who pays attention to it? If the ratio of fake news to real news is increasing, what would reverse that, and what effect would it have? Hawkins-Carlson Room.