2021 Conference Schedule

Event:Speaker/Host:Title:Time (CST):Commenter, Moderator:
Friday, March 12
Intro/Meet & GreetMichael Tofte
(Host) (UMSL)
1:30 pm
KeynoteLisa Bortolotti (Birmingham)Are Conspiracy Theories Irrational?2:00-4:00 pm Michael Tofte (Moderator) (UMSL)
Saturday, March 13
Morning Orientation:Michael Tofte
(UMSL)
9:10 am
Presentation #1:Enzo Guerra (McMaster)The Moral Failings of Vaccine Procurement9:30-10:25 amJaime O’Brien
(SLU)
Presentation #2:A.G. Holdier (Arkansas)Christian Nationalism, QAnon, and COVID-19: On the Epistemology of Heresy10:35-11:30 amBen Menghini (Toronto)
Presentation #3: Sanjana Rajagopal (Fordham)Derridean Hospitality in Dark Times12:30-1:25 pm Michael Tofte
(UMSL)
Presentation #4:Rachel Dichter
(Notre Dame)
Social Media in Relation to the
COVID-19 Anti-Lockdown Protests
1:35-2:30 pmLibby Peterson (UMSL)