Adrienne LaFrance

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
10:45am EDT

Location CHQ Assembly Video Platform

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Chautauqua Lecture Series event presented in partnership with the Chautauqua Women’s Club, as part of the Contemporary Issues Forum series.

"The Conspiracy Theorists Are Winning"

Adrienne LaFrance is the executive editor of The Atlantic. She wrote the magazine’s June cover story about the conspiracy theory known as QAnon, and has reported on misinformation, politics, technology, and media for more than 15 years. She was previously a senior editor and staff writer at The Atlantic, and the editor of Before joining The Atlantic in 2014, LaFrance was an investigative reporter for several local and national news organizations. Her writing has also appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and several other newspapers and magazines.