Tag: misinformation

Inês Signorini on her edited book, Language Practices of Cyberhate

| , October 17th, 2022

https://www.cambridgescholars.com/product/978-1-5275-8068-8 In an interview published in July 2021 (https://revistapesquisa.fapesp.br/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/080-083_Entrev-Benjamin_305-1-1…

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Robert W. Gehl and Sean T. Lawson on Social Engineering

| , August 8th, 2022

Interview by Emma Briant https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/social-engineering Emma Briant: Cambridge Analytica often pitched their methods as a contemporary digital marketing firm –…

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Noelle Molé Liston on her book, The Truth Society

| , May 16th, 2022

Interview by Jonah Rubin https://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/book/9781501750793/the-truth-society/ Jonah Rubin: So much has been written about what media literacy scholars have termed our …

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From Amusement to Conscientization: The Purpose of Media Literacy in the Age of Misinformation

Annie Arulraj , February 15th, 2022

In one of my first classes in my Undergraduate program in Media Studies, our Professor displayed a prominent newspaper. The masthead and the front page borders were red…


Morgue employee cremated by mistake while taking a nap

Alberto Acerbi , February 15th, 2019

Online misinformation, fake news, false news, hoaxes, you name it, has been blamed for almost everything bad happening in the last years, from the success of Trump to…

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Cognitive attraction and online misinformation

Alberto Acerbi , October 11th, 2018

Next month, I will give two talks – or two versions of the same talk – on “Cognitive attraction and online misinformation”. One will be in Den Bosch…

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