Democracy and Truth

Date: 
November 15, 2018 12:00 PM
Title: 
Walter H. Annenberg Professor of History
Affiliation: 
University of Pennsylvania
Location: 
Cafe 58, Irvine Auditorium, 3401 Spruce Street

Sophia Rosenfeld, Walter H. Annenberg Professor of History, will consider three key questions for our "post-truth" moment: How, historically, have democracy and truth been connected to one another?  Why is that relationship seemingly in peril now in the U.S. and in much of the world? And what, if anything, can be done?