Starts: 3:00 pm Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Ends: 4:00 pm Wednesday, September 20, 2023

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How does disinformation about the climate crisis spread through social media and deceptive advertising? What influence does it have on public attitudes? And what can be done about it? A panel of Boston University researchers, who just concluded a year-long study, will seek to provide some answers in this hour-long, interactive discussion. Panel: Panel: Chris Wells, COM Associate Professor, Journalism and Emerging Media Studies; Michelle Amazeen, COM Associate Professor, Mass Communication, Advertising and Public Relation; Arunima Krishna, COM Associate Professor, Public Relations. Moderator: Emily Greenhalgh (COM'11), science writer and Digital Media Manager at the Marine Biological Laboratory.

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