DE GRUYTER CORONA TALKS
Thinking in a state of exception
This pandemic has developed into a global crisis and is affecting all parts of your social, cultural, political and economic life in ways we would have never thought possible. In our digital lecture series “De Gruyter Corona Talks: Thinking in a State of Exception” we are going to speak with scholars from various disciplines about the different intellectual approaches to take when trying to understand the effects of this global pandemic.
Join us every thursday at 6pm on YouTube for the upcoming events:
June 18, 2020
Pandemics in Global History.
Dr. Thomas Zimmer, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
June 25, 2020
A Crisis of Value. Stoic Responses to the Pandemic.
Tue Emil Öhler Søvsø, Freie Universität Berlin
July 2, 2020
Living through a Pandemic. The Spanish Flu and Covid-19.
Dr. Ida Milne, Carlow College, St Patrick's
July 9, 2020
Covid-19 and World War One Nursing.
Dr. Viv Newman, University of Essex
July 16, 2020
Dangerous Comparisons. Historical Pandemics and Covid-19.
Dr. Merle Eisenberg, University of Maryland