Orientations in a Post-Truth Landscape

The events of the past year has made some aspects of my position and professional ethos easier to explain to people, at this point most people have heard the term "fake news" and whether I embrace that term or dismiss it, it can become the opening for a conversation about what I really do. ¬†As… Continue reading Orientations in a Post-Truth Landscape

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What’s the problem with Fake News?

One of the odd effects of our current political climate is that it's put a spotlight on something close to my Librarian heart, thinking critically about the information we see, hear, and perceive everyday. I've been thinking about this and trying to impart this skill to the college students I work with for my entire… Continue reading What’s the problem with Fake News?