With COVID-19 has come a contagion of virus-related conspiracy theories too. In this webinar with Dr. David Black, we explore the common features of these conspiracy theories and how they can sometimes have a certain "logic" factor to them, despite their irrationality. We learn what conspiracy theory is, how it affects society, why it appeals to people and how it has long endured in Western culture.
It’s Friday, the last day of my two-week MA in Professional Communication (MAPC) second year residency. I’ve already started packing to head home. And I haven’t been to class – not even once – since I’ve been on campus.