Imagine! Fraud from a writer at The New Yorker

Michael C. Moynihan, a writer at The Tablet magazine and a Bob Dylan devotee, exposes the fraudulent claims Jonah Lehrer of The New Yorker makes in his best-selling new book Imagine: How Creativity Works.

Moynihan’s article pushed young Lehrer to resign from the New Yorker and the publisher of Imagine to stop selling the book. Read The Tablet article here as well as a New York Times article. You can also listen to NPR’s story at ‘The Lies Are Over’: A Journalist Unravel” by Neda Ulaby.

The book Imagine: How Creativity Works is on the Library’s  Popular Reading Collection  shelf on the Main Level -  BF408 .L455 2012, if you want to see for yourself.

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