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Faculty Author Series

The Faculty Author Series recognizes the latest research and scholarship by UC Merced faculty members.

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Upcoming Speakers

Faculty Author Series: Fake News, Propaganda, and Plain Old Lies by Donald Barclay

Aug. 15, 2018 - 3:20pm to Sep. 11, 2018 - 3:20pm

Join us for the Fall 2018 semester's first Faculty Author Series talk with Donald A. Barclay, Deputy University Librarian, who has spent decades teaching university students to become information literate scholars and citizens. Barclay will discuss his new book: Fake News, Propaganda, and Plain Old Lies: How to Find Trustworthy Information in the Digital Age, where he takes an objective, non-partisan approach to the complex and nuanced topic of sorting deceptive information from trustworthy information.


Date: Tuesday, September 11th

Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Location: KL 360