Brennan Center presents: Misinformation abounds on social media and cable news. A new book points out that this applies not only to current events but to our nation’s history as well. Join us for a live virtual conversation with the editors of the book, Myth America: Historians Take On the Biggest Legends and Lies About Our Past, and some of the writers featured in it.
Akhil Reed Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science, Yale University
Kevin Kruse, Professor of History, Princeton University
Kathleen Belew, Associate Professor, Northwestern University
Carol Anderson, Charles Howard Candler Professor of African American Studies, Emory University
Moderator: Julian Zelizer, Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Class of 1941 Professor of History and Public Affairs, Princeton University
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