From LWV of Worcester: Media Literacy and Fake News: Decoding Media in 2017

League of Women Voters (LWV) of the Worcester Area

Media Literacy and Fake News: Decoding Media in 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
5:30 to 7:30 PM
First Baptist Church, Lee Room
111 Park Avenue, Worcester, MA

Please join the League of Women Voters – Worcester for an informative evening that will challenge your concept of what is “news”—what you read, see, and hear. Expert panelists will bring their ideas and opinions on how they decode the daily flow of information.  

  • Stacey Luster, Moderator 
  • Amy Peterson, Communication Specialist, City of Worcester
  • Winston Wiley, Assistant Editor, Worcester Telegram & Gazette
  • Noah Bombard, Managing Producer, MassLive
  • Walter Bird, Editor, Worcester Magazine, and Unity Radio
  • Meredith O’Brien, Author, Adjunct Faculty, Northeastern University
  • Mary Robb, Civics and Media Literacy Teacher, Andover High School
  • Chris Gilbert, Assistant Professor, English, Assumption College

 Free Parking is located in the church lot and the WPI garage.

This exciting event is open and free to all. Light refreshments will be served.

 

Please RSVP via email: ginga.nav@gmail.com

 

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