Understanding conspiracy theories in modern culture

Conspiracy theories in digital culture

Romy van Geffen
9 minutes to read

Conspiracy theories are not a new phenomenon; they existed long before the Internet came along . Nowadays, however, the media play a big role in contributing to and promoting those theories. 

Seen, but not too much: the black hole, secrets and stigma

Thao Nguyen
18 minutes to read

This paper discusses the concept of visibility and its effects in the digital society. Based on the case of an online community art project in Vietnam, the paper will question how digital forms of life narrative can bring out issues of visibility.