Past Event

Ira Hyman - The Danger of Disinformation Campaigns: How Misinformation is Adopted and Why Critical Thinking Won't Save Us

March 31, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Event Description: 

The events of January 6th presented many questions about how to understand the increasingly divided and strident convictions held by so many in our nation. Ira Hyman will speak about the role of disinformation in shaping private – and public – modes of thought.  

Event Speaker

Ira Hyman, Professoor of Psychology at Western Washington University

Event Information:

Free and open to the public; registration required. Please contact Megan Wolff at [email protected] for additional information. 

This lecture is part of the Richardson History of Psychiatry Research Seminar. Please visit the online schedule for upcoming seminars. Hosted by the DeWitt Wallace Institute for the History of Psychiatry at Weill Medical College of Cornell University.