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The Blood Libel: New Media and Conspiracy Theories
March 25 , 2:00 pm
Leo Baeck Institute presents Magda Teter (Fordham University), whose new history of the “blood libel” tracks its origins and spread, in conversation with fellow historian David N. Myers (UCLA) to discuss the story of Simon of Trent as a case study in how a new medium – print – accelerated the spread of of conspiracy theories. Register here.