Arlington Reads Book Discussion: "The Trouble with Reality" by Brooke Gladstone
Join us for a discussion of "The Trouble With Reality: A Rumination on Moral Panic in Our Time," by Brooke Gladstone.
Learn more about the author's work before Arlington Reads presents Brooke Gladstone in conversation with Library Director Diane Kresh on July 2nd. APL staff will lead a discussion and accept questions for Brooke Gladstone.
Download a copy of the book on Overdrive.
About the Book
From media critic and reporter Brooke Gladstone, cohost of public radio’s On The Media, an incisive and fascinating investigation of the nature of reality. Why do facts do little to change an individual’s closely-held idea of reality? How does the media reinforce these blind spots? And how did our lack of consensus about reality pave the way for a new political era, one in which subverting truth—aka lying—has become an act of political power?
Registration Required. Event for ages 18+
This book discussion will be presented on Zoom. Registrants will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions the day before the event.
- Thursday, June 25, 2020
- 7:00pm - 8:00pm
- Arlington Public Library