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Truth, lies and myths in history: is ‘fake news’ old news?,

21 June

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Nottingham Trent University’s Postgraduate History Conference team are pleased to announce this year’s conference, taking place on the 21st June 2017.

With the new media focus on ‘Fake News’, this one-day interdisciplinary conference invites papers that deal with the questions of truth and lies, myth-making, propaganda, and historical subjectivity within historical and academic research. Is ‘Fake News’ a new thing? Researchers may choose to consider the difficulties of finding ‘truth’ through their research, or how the subjects of their research dealt with controlling facts, information, and even reality.

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21 June

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