Beyond the Headlines Eau Claire

Building Trust: Community Read and Discussion: The Elements of Journalism (Part 1)

Oct 3, 2018
6:00 pm

L.E Phillips Memorial Library
400 Eau Claire St.
Eau Claire, WI

Join Beyond the Headlines in a community read of The Elements of Journalism, which examines the relationship of journalism and democracy, and outlines what journalists should know and the public expect. This is the first in a two-part series.

Jan Larson

UW-Eau Claire

Jan Larson is a professor of journalism in the Department of Communication and Journalism at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, where she also serves as department chair.


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Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News


Oct 18, 2018
7:30 pm

Schofield Hall, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

105 Garfield Ave
Eau Claire, WI

Chippewa Valley Book Festival event: Kevin Young outlines the history of the hoax and the hoaxing of history that led us to this particular moment of “fake news” and “truthiness.” Tickets required.

Knowing News -- Recognizing and Engaging with the News

No RSVP Required

Oct 4, 2018
7:00 pm

Menomonie Public Library

600 Wolske Bay Rd
Menomonie, WI

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We thank The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for their generous support of this initiative and the Pulitzer Prizes for their partnership.