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Fake News and the Decline of the Media Industry: Anne Galloway
Sep 14, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm UTC-4
Join us for an evening with VTDigger.org founder and editor Anne Galloway. Galloway will talk about the impact of fake news, social media and the decline of the news industry on the media landscape and the public discourse.
Galloway is the founder and editor of VTDigger.org, and has been a journalist for 20 years. Her style of investigative journalism is honest and fair-minded, and she has grown VTDigger.org into one of the most respected and trusted news outlets in the region. Her vast journalism experience gives her a valuable perspective on how social media and unscrupulous news outlets are changing the public discourse, and are threatening the role of journalism in our society. This is sure to be a fascinating talk by an experienced industry insider.
Doors open at 5pm, talk starts at 5:30. Cash bar and light fare will be available.
Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door, Free for Lightning Jar members.
Tickets and more info can be found at the event site here: http://www.lightningjarvt.com/anne-galloway.html