13 Questions with Fact-Checking Expert and Journalism Professor Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin

Teaching the importance of checking the facts

From magazine editor to professor of journalism and freelance writer, Chicago-based Sharon Bloyd-Peskin teaches the basics of the field, while emphasizing the importance of fact-checking and the role it plays in protecting writers and publications from lawsuits. Bloyd-Peskin is now sharing her expertise with Mediabistro as a guest instructor for the new online training course…