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​Disinformation, Media, and Democracy

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

4:00pm - 5:30pm ET

Register here to join the webinar, or watch live on Watson's YouTube channel.


​Join this cross-disciplinary panel of legal scholars, media experts, and political scientists to consider the most pressing questions about disinformation in democratic politics today. Panelists will briefly discuss key findings from their own research before addressing questions about both the threat of disinformation and new forms of media, as well as potential opportunities that our contemporary media-scape may afford us.

Brendan NyhanDepartment of Government, Dartmouth College
Magdalena WojcieszakDepartment of Communication, UC Davis
Kate KlonickSt. John's University School of Law
Yunkang YangInstitute for Data, Democracy, and Politics, George Washington University
Shannon McGregorHussman School of Journalism and Media, UNC, Chapel Hill

Robert BlairDepartment of Political Science and Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, Brown University

Marisa SmithSchool of Journalism, Michigan State University
Elizabeth SperberDepartment of Political Science, University of Denver

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