David G. Robertson

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David G. Robertson holds a PhD in Religious Studies from the University of Edinburgh. His research is focussed on conspiracy narratives in contemporary religious discourse, and incorporates historical discourse analysis and critical theory. He is Co-founding Editor of the Religious Studies Project and a committee member of the British Association for the Study of Religion. Recent publications include “(Always) Living in the End Times: the Rolling Prophecy of Conspiracy Culture” in Harvey & Newcombe (Eds.), Prophecy in the New Millennium: When Prophecies Persist (INFORM/Ashgate 2013) and “Transformation: Whitley Strieber’s Paranormal Gnosis” in Nova Religio 18.1 (2014). For a full CV and my MSc thesis on contemporary gnosticism, see his Academia page or personal blog.

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