MDST 1009 - Truth, Beauty, and Conspiracy Course uri icon



  • With conspiracy at the forefront of social and political discourse, this course illuminates these problems of knowledge and representation by approaching conspiracy culture from the perspective of media theory. Explores conspiracy theories as narratives, analyzing their specific narrative features and the ways that different media platforms represent conspiracy. Students also consider how conspiracy narratives complicate the relationship between knowledge and aesthetic form. Offered in Fall or Spring.


  • Roberts, John  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2023 / Spring 2024