Cons and Scams: Their Place in American Culture

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April 23, 2018 to April 24, 2018
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Humanities, Political Science, Public Health

The Center for Public Scholarship at The New School and the Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University invite you to the 37th Social Research Conference: Cons and Scams: Their Place in American Culture.

Cons and con men have long been present in American culture and are often represented as romantic figures. This symposium will explore cons and scams in their many guises and what makes us vulnerable to them, with particular attention to the current political scene in the US.

*This event is free. Guests are encouraged to register to reserve their seat.

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