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If you’d like a glimpse of where things are headed, this Festival of Dangerous Ideas presentation will offer some clues. There’s definitely some elements in there that will be in the series but I don’t think watching this will spoil the experience. (This project will be considerably less sarcastic than this presentation is.)
Excerpts from this 99U interview with me were making the rounds recently. People seem to like it.
Interview with Jesse Walker (and Steven Novella of NeuroLogica Blog) on You Are Not So Smart
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Portuguese, French, Spanish, German, Russian and Turkish subtitles have been added. Thank you to Rui, Raphael, Miguel, Tim, Jenny, and Uğur!
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The United States of Paranoia: A Conspiracy Theory, Jesse Walker
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The Ideological Origins Of The American Revolution
The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States
Gordon S. Wood
The Common Sense of Science
The Clockwork Universe: Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the Birth of the Modern World
PRE-9/11 CONSPIRACY BOOKS
Enemies Within: The Culture of Conspiracy in Modern America
Robert Alan Goldberg
Conspiracy Nation: The Politics of Paranoia in Postwar America
ed. Peter Knight
Conspiracy: How the Paranoid Style Flourishes and Where It Comes From
Conspiracy Culture: From Kennedy to The X Files
A Culture of Conspiracy: Apocalyptic Visions in Contemporary America
(Oooo excitement — a second edition of this just came out.)
Conspiracy Theories: Secrecy and Power in American Culture
(This was actually published in 2008, but the first edition is from 1999)
Empire of Conspiracy: The Culture of Paranoia in Postwar America Paperback, Timothy Melley