Technical Literacy, Technically Literate, and SM-102

Moderna Covid-19 Vaccine Partial List of Ingredients

A few weeks ago, I wrote a bit about what I’ve taken to calling “technical estrangement,” the idea that the Information Age has exposed us to a lot of technical information that was once restricted to specialists, information we have trouble interpreting. Because it looks strange and not entirely comprehensible at times, it can be immediate fodder for conspiracy theories. I also referred to this as…

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Colin Dickey

Colin Dickey

Failed histories, histories of failure. Author of four books: The Unidentified, Ghostland, Afterlives of the Saints, and Cranioklepty.