Archives for November 2018

Fake News, Objectivity, Media Literacy: Opportunities to Learn More

Vermont Humanities Council’s First Wednesdays program

Objectivity in the Fake News Era

featuring Vermont Public Radio’s Jane Lindholm

Wednesday, December 5
7:00 pm
Rutland Free Library
10 Court St.

“VPR host Jane Lindholm offers ways for listeners to ensure that the news they are getting is accurate, and for news organizations to safeguard their reporting as fair and correct.”

More info

Resources for learning and teaching about “fake news,” critical thinking and media literacy:

Remembering Stan Lee

Beloved Marvel Comics publisher and creator of a legion of iconic superheros Stan Lee died November 12th at the age of 95.  Tributes to Lee are popping up all over, including a display of Marvel and comics-related books in the Castleton library. posted 30 artists’ tributes to Lee here.

Watch to learn more about Stan Lee’s legacy:

From Marvel:

From PBS: