Can you easily spot the fake news stories motivating your political rivals? Can you just as easily spot divisive stories attempting to motivate you? Our news and social media sources offer an array of information, opinion, demonstrable fact, and pure fiction. Join us to discuss the boundary between truth and propaganda and how to navigate it.
Presenters and Moderators
Beth Silvers, Co-Author, I Think You're Wrong (But I'm Listening)
Maryanne Zeleznik, News Director and Morning Host, 91.7 WVXU
Kevin Aldridge, Opinion Editor, Cincinnati Enquirer
Dave Giles, Deputy General Counsel and Chief Ethics Officer, The E.W. Scripps Company
Dr. Eric Jenkins, Associate Professor, Communications, University of Cincinnati
Gwen McFarlin, Chair, Hamilton County Democratic Party
Amber Sprengard, Senior Director of Government Affairs, Health Carousel
Doors open 5:30 pm
Panel 6:00-7:30 pm
Civility Caucus 7:30-8:30 pm
Michael J. Conaton Learning Commons
3725 Ledgewood Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45207
This Beyond Civility Forum is presented in conjunction with Xavier University’s Ethics/Religion and Society Program and its speaker series titled Conversations Across the American Divide.
When you arrive, free parking is available on Woodburn Ave, south of Dana Ave, immediately across the street from Conaton Learning Commons where the program is located.