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Speaker(s): David Aaronovitch
Chair: Charlie Beckett

Recorded on 7 May 2009 at Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

Why are people attracted to conspiracy theories and why are those theories are so damaging? David Aaronovitch is an award-winning journalist, who has worked in radio, television and newspapers in the UK since the early 1980s. This event marks the launch of his new book 'Voodoo Histories: The Role of the Conspiracy Theory in Shaping Modern History'.

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