Lieutenant-colonel and Researcher at Forsvarets høgskole
(Military College) and author of Et farligere Norge?
14:00 to 15:00
WP3 & WP5
15:00 to 16:00
Philip N. Howard,
Professor of Internet Studies and Director of the Oxford Internet Institute at the University of Oxford and author of
Lie Machines: How to Save Democracy from Troll Armies, Deceitful Robots, Junk News Operations, and Political Operatives
16:00 to 17:00
Silje Susanne Alvestad,
Postdoc at UiO and PI on NFR-funded project Fakespeak: The language of fake news
and Barbara Renzi, Lecturer at Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Cologne and at
Cologne Technical University and PI on MSCA proposal
ConVirus – The Conspiracy Virus: How metaphor cons us into false beliefs about COVID-19
Dinner & Thomas Rid,
Professor of Strategic Studies at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies and author of
Active measures: The secret history of disinformation and political warfare
Recommended readings (for team members)
Please read the short CVs of all of team members (see pages 23-65 of full proposal) to facilitate icebreaker
The following books have been acquired as ebooks by UiT’s UB and some are also available through booksellers and audible.com
Rid, Thomas. 2020. Active measures: The secret history of disinformation and political warfare. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Howard, Philip N. 2020. Lie Machines: How to Save Democracy from Troll Armies, Deceitful Robots, Junk News Operations, and Political Operatives. Yale University Press.
Stengel, Richard. 2019. Information Wars: How We Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation and What We Can Do About It. Grove Atlantic.
Wylie, Christopher. 2019. Mindf'ck: Cambridge Analytica and the plot to break America. New York: Random House.
Jankowicz, Nina. 2020. How to Lose the Information War: Russia, Fake News, and the Future of Conflict. I. B. Tauris & Company, Limited.
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