Programme

Agenda

Room is: Ian Gulland Lecture Theatre in the Whitehead Building

10.00 Registration
10.30 Professor Chris French Opening Remarks (including comments on the relationship between belief in conspiracies and paranormal beliefs)
10.45 Professor Karen Douglas – The psychology of conspiracy theories
11.30 Break
11.45 Tim Tate – Satanic Ritual Abuse
12.30 Lunch
13.15 Professor Chris French – A further perspective on Satanic Ritual Abuse
14.00 Break
14.15 Ben Emlyn-Jones – Conspiracy theories and the last medium to be sent to jail under the “Witchcraft Act”
15.15 Break
15.30 Andy Thomas – Making sense of unexplained mysteries, global cover-ups and visions for a new era
16.30 Break
16.45 Christopher Thresher Andrews
17.30 Break
17.45 Trystan Swale – Conspiracy theories that turned out to be true!
18.30 Closing Remarks