Pandemic History

Pandemic History

We've heard it on the news, we've read it in emails and Tweets... "in these unprecedented times..." often referring to the current pandemic. 

Pandemics are not new, however, and these times are not completely unprecedented at all. 

Let's explore previous pandemics through graphic novels, books, photographs, and videos so that you can compare how the current situation compares to the 1918 Influenza, for example. 

 

 

How does a virus spread over the world? 

Check out this video that was made by TakePart.org after the movie Contagion came out in 2011.