Priscilla Wald, Duke University
How have epidemics been constructed over time? When does something become an
epidemic? Who decides?
30th Anniversary Event.
Speaker: Priscilla Wald
, Duke University
Author of Contagious: Culture, Carriers, and the Outbreak Narrative
Press, 2008). Lecture at 4pm
in the Institute for Humanities
Lecture Title: "Outbreak: Contagion, Sensation, and the Obscured Geography of Poverty"
Dinner Conversation to follow in the Institute for the Humanities with Lisa Freeman (UIC English), Brian Kay (UIC Biological Sciences) and Sandy Sufian (UIC Medical Education, Disability and Human Development).