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(Mis)Appropriation of the Middle Ages: Confronting Misuses of History in the Age of the Meme. 
Tuesday, October 22 at 3:30PM
Library Instruction Lab, Amelia V. Gallucci-Cirio Library

As a follow-up to the panel discussion on Nazi Propaganda and Symbolism, Dr. Kisha Tracy and librarian, Renée Fratantonio will facilitate a hands-on workshop where attendees will analyze pre-selected artifacts that represent the misuse of history by the KKK, Nazis, and other groups to articulate their messages. Learn research techniques to to fact check these memes.

Light Refreshments will be provided.

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