Do we live in a 'post-truth' era? Does the idea even make sense? Should we embrace the prospect, or challenge it as a grave threat to our democracy? Explore why some commentators have made this claim, particularly in light of the 2016 American Presidential campaign, and the subsequent ascension to office of Mr. Trump.


Matthew Sharpe teaches philosophy at Deakin.  He has published extensively across several fields, including on political theory, Australian and American politics.

8:30 PM @The Dog House at Waterside Hotel, 508 Flinders St (Corner of King St), Melbourne 3000

Entrance over 18  |  The venue is wheelchair accessible.

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