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Media Literacy @ Your Library Series

Media Literacy @ Your Library: All the President’s Men

February 21 • 6:00 p.m. 

Downtown Huntsville Library, 2nd Floor Events Room

Movie showing of “All the President’s Men” followed by a discussion on the role and impact of investigative journalism in our society.

 

How the Media Combats Fake News

March 7 • 6:00 p.m. 

Downtown Huntsville Library Auditorium

Alabama Media Group’s John Archibald and Anna Claire Vollers are our special guests in a panel discussion about the media’s role in combatting fake news.

 

Media Literacy @ Your Library: Spotlight

March 12 • 6:00 p.m. 

Downtown Huntsville Library, 2nd Floor Events Room

Movie showing of “Spotlight” followed by a discussion on the role and impact of investigative journalism in our society.

 

Media Literacy @ Your Library: Citizen Journalism and Fake News

March 26 • 6:00 p.m. 

Downtown Huntsville Library, 2nd Floor Events Room

Join our librarians as we discuss the impact of the news, both “real” and “fake,” in our media, as well as ways we can responsibly consume and share the information with which we are daily bombarded.

 

Media Literacy @ Your Library, a project of the American Library Association in collaboration with the Center for News Literacy @ Stony Brook University,  is supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the Democracy Fund, and the Rita Allen Foundation.

HMCPL is one of five libraries nationwide to be selected for this pilot program.