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Unformatted text preview: party the true teller of the truth? E L Brian L Keeley: Of Conspiracy Theories • Looks at how a historical fact is bent, twisted, and interpreted many different ways which is correct • “explanation properly conducted” • Defines conspiracy theory offers explanation of event Tying it all together… The two lens texts will be weaved throughout a closer look at the three example texts. The event itself- 9/11- is not what is being studied here. The question is who provides the true account of what happened. The conspiracy theory text will be used to highlight the aspects of each document that make it a “conspiracy” and Doctorow will be used to look at how each “true story” exemplifies patterns of a false document....
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2009 for the course PAM 2300 taught by Professor Avery,r. during the Fall '06 term at Cornell.
- Fall '06