Knight Masterclass: The Two Kinds of Disinformation and You [Sponsored]

  • Thursday, Oct 08 – 1 PM – 1:30 PM ET (17 – 17:30 UTC)
  • Not available virtually
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Note: This session is intended as a follow-on to Election 2020: Combating Misinformation, Disinformation & Deepfakes, which is scheduled for Thursday, Oct 08 at 12:15 PM EDT (UTC–4); anyone is welcome, but you'll find the most value if you're able to join both discussions sequentially. This session will not be available on-demand.

This session introduces the two main kinds of disinformation (content-based and identity-based) and discusses how best to address/avoid them.

    This session is designed for:

  • People who consume digital content, especially on social media

This session is generously supported by Knight Foundation.


Deen Freelon
Associate professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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