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138 Nicholson Street

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Game Changers Conversation - Bursting the Bubble: Escaping Your Own Newsfeed

When: Wednesday, 8 November, 2017
Time: 6PM – 7.30PM | Pop-up bar from 5.30PM
Venue: VU at MetroWest

Speakers:
Paul Farrell
- senior reporter at Buzzfeed News and 2017 Walkley Young Journalist of the Year
Sarah McVeigh - reporter at Triple J Hack, host of ABC podcast ‘How Do You Sleep At Night?’

Sarah McVeigh in conversation with Paul Farrell will explore how we access our news these days. We have more access to information than ever before but many of us are only engaging with ideas that reinforce our existing world view. How do we burst our bubbles and broaden our horizons?

About the Game Changers Conversation Series

The Game Changers Conversation Series presents pivotal ideas, personalities and moments in Australia’s evolving story for public discussion and debate. It is a project of the Footscray University Town initiative - a partnership between Maribyrnong City Council and Victoria University that sees education, jobs, creativity and opportunity at the heart of the future of Footscray.

The events are free and open to the whole community. Join the conversation online using the hashtag #FUTIdeas.

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