Ocean City Today

The Etiology and Impact of Fake News

Berlin library
220 N. Main St., Berlin, MD
Jan 12, 2018
1:00 PM

Two-part program presented by Dr. Samuel B. Hoff, George Washington Distinguished Professor and Law Studies Director, DSU. The Jan. 5 session will trace the history of mass media in the United States and the idea of news as deception is explored. The Jan. 12 session will introduce the term "fake news" and the impact of criticism against journalists, newspapers and TV stations is evaluated.