Nordic Network for Media and Communication Ethics

Disinformation, Epistemic Vices & Online Harm

Disinformation, Epistemic Vices & Online Harm

May 6-7, 2021

Fifth installation of the Oppressive Speech, Societies & Norms workshop series


  • Alessandra Tanesini (Cardiff University): Arrogance and Anger on Social Networking Sites
  • Quassim Cassam (University of Warwick): Disinformation, Narratives and Radicalization
  • Anastasia Kozyreva (Max Planck Institut): Psychology of disinformation and cognitive tools against online manipulation
  • Kevin Zollman: TBA
  • Cailin O’Connor (UC Irvine, California): Retraction in Scientific Networks
  • Stephan Lewandrosky (University of Bristol): The Knowledge Dementors
  • Tatjana Scheffler (Ruhr-Universität Bochum), Veronika Solopova (Freie Universität Berlin) & Mihaela Popa-Wyatt (ZAS Berlin): Online Harm
  • Eric Beerbohm (Harvard University): Gaslighting Citizens
  • Michael Lynch (University of Connecticut): Social Media, Conspiracy and Bald-Faced Lies
  • Ray Drainville (University of Waterloo) & Jennifer Saul (University of Waterloo): Visual and Linguistic Dogwhistles