Resources on the history of pandemics and COVID 19


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Celine Gounder and Ronald Klain's Epidemic podcast have BY Times columnist Janeen Interlandi as guest. The discussion touches on the ethnic, social and race aspects of the smallpox epidemic in the USA. Podcast available here:

NPR's "Hidden Brain" discusses Nancy Bristow's (Puget Sound) cultural history of the Spanish Influenza ( American Pandemic: The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Epidemic, 2017 Oxford University Press) Podcast available here:

Past Present's Episode 231: Nursing Homes during Coronavirus



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Paula de la Cr…
Published 2020-04-30