A review essay by Kevin Marsh

Post-Truth: The New War on Truth and How to Fight Back Matthew D’Ancona. Ebury Publishing, 2017 

Post-Truth: How Bullshit Conquered the World James Ball. Biteback Publishing, 2017 

Post Truth: Why We Have Reached Peak Bullshit Evan Davis. Hachette UK, 2017 

The Retreat of Western Liberalism Edward Luce. Hachette UK, 2017 

Keywords: post-truth, Brexit, Trump, spin, fake news, political communication, strategic communication, strategic communications 

About the author 

Kevin Marsh FRSA is a former BBC Executive Editor who now teaches and writes on journalism ethics and strategic communications in the UK and internationally.