Seminar Series: "Pandemics in the Past: from Prehistory to (almost) the Present"

Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Jun 18 2020.
Thu, May 14, 2020, 1:30 pm
Thu, May 21, 2020, 1:30 pm
Thu, May 28, 2020, 1:30 pm
Thu, Jun 4, 2020, 1:30 pm
Thu, Jun 11, 2020, 1:30 pm
Thu, Jun 18, 2020, 1:30 pm
The Humanities Council is pleased to support the new seminar series "Pandemics in the Past: from Prehistory to (almost) the Present," hosted by the Program in Medieval Studies in partnership with the Climate Change and History Research Initiative. The six-part series, coordinated by John Haldon (History, Emeritus) and Helmut Reimitz (History; Director, Program in Medieval Studies), examines the historical context and the social, cultural, and environmental impact of pandemics through the ages and features guest scholars from across the U.S and Europe. 
John Haldon will introduce the series on Thursday May, 14 and welcome the first speakers Merle Eisenberg (National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center) and Lee Mordechai (Hebrew University).
Thursday, May 14
Thursday, May 21
Thursday, May 28
Thursday, June 4
Thursday, June 11
Thursday June 18
For more information and Zoom registration, go to:
Image: Visualizing the History of Pandemics (Visual Capitalist)


Program in Medieval Studies

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