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Conspiracy Theories and Political Culture, Past and Present: A Conversation with The Atlantic’s Adrienne LaFrance and James McAuley | Annenberg School for Communication

October 19 @ 5:30 pm

Join Adrienne LaFrance, executive editor of The Atlantic and James McAuley, The Atlantic contributor and author of The House of Fragile Things, a history of Dreyfus-era France, for a conversation around the long history of conspiracy theory and its role in political culture, then and now. The discussion will be moderated by Sophia Rosenfeld, Walter H. Annenberg Professor of History at Penn.

The talk is part of the Penn Libraries’ Lorraine Beitler Collection of the Dreyfus Affair Distinguished Lecture Series. The Annenberg School for Communication is a co-sponsor.

This event will be held remotely, via Zoom. Link information will be provided to registrants. The event is free and open to the public.



October 19
5:30 pm
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