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A Conversation with Adrienne LaFrance and James McAuley

Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 5:30pm EST (via Zoom)

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.

Lecture length: approximately 1 hour. To be followed by a question and answer period.

This lecture will be held online, via Zoom Webinar. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants 1 day before the event.

This event is free and open to the public. If you are registering from outside of the Penn community, please select "Other" in the "Penn role/s" checkbox. For questions or for further information: email kislak@pobox.upenn.edu.

More information about this lecture.

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Kislak Center
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Event Organizer

John Pollack
Lorraine Beitler Collection of the Dreyfus Affair Distinguished Lecture: Conspiracy Theory and Political Culture, Past and Present