Professors Kathleen Belew and Faith Hillis and Robin Derby, PhD '98, associate professor, UCLA, will participate in the Conspiracy/Theory conference on October 6–7, 2017, in the Swift Hall Common Room, 1025 E. 58th Street, Chicago, IL, 60637. The conference will consider epistemological problems in contemporary politics and the value of social theory in an age generating new forms of propaganda, deception, and surveillance, as well as tactical rejections of science by both industries and governments. The Chicago Center for Contemporary Theory is the organizer.