Faculty of Information & Media Studies

Spreading the Truth in the Age of Viral Misinformation

2017 Clissold Lecture: Craig Silverman

Craig Silverman is the founding editor of BuzzFeed Canada and leads a global beat for BuzzFeed News covering online misinformation and fake news.

The Clissold Lecture commemorates the life and work of Edward Clissold (1833-1915), one of London's most important early editors and journalists. Edward retired as editor of the London (Ontario) Advertiser in 1910, after 33 years on staff.