More Than The Score: Antisocial Media: How Facebook Disconnects Us and Undermines Democracy
- Dates: November 13, 2018
- Location: Alumni Hall
- Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
- Price: Free
- Website: Click to Visit More Than The Score: Antisocial Media: How Facebook Disconnects Us and Undermines Democracy
We have updated the event date due to the cancellation because of Hurricane Florence. Please join us for this evening talk and reception.
Tuesday, November 13th
Light Hors d’oeuvres reception 6:00-6:45 pm (cash bar)
Lecture 6:45-7:45 pm
Event ends 8:00 pm
If you wanted to build a machine that would distribute propaganda to millions of people, distract them from important issues, energize hatred and bigotry, erode social trust, undermine respectable journalism, foster doubts about science, and engage in massive surveillance all at once, you would make something a lot like Facebook. Of course, none of that was part of the plan.