Tag: conspiracy theory

Phenomena of the Irrational. On wonder doctors, witches and conspiracy theories

Monica Black , December 20th, 2020

From 1945 until the late 1950s, a wave of accusations of witchcraft swept through Germany, and tens of thousands of people flocked to wonder healers. But why? And…

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Playing with Conspiracy Theories

Natalie Konopinski , July 31st, 2019

What might viewing conspiracism as a form of play tell us about the workings of contemporary culture, our capacity for critical thinking, or how we build new understandings?…

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