Power Of Epidemics To Change History

Jul 30, 2020

This episode originally aired on May 19, 2020.

From the plague to the present day coronavirus pandemic, disease outbreaks have shaped everything in society from politics to personal relationships.

Yale medical historian Frank Snowden explores this theme in his recent book, Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher, the power of epidemics to change history.

Guests:

  • Frank M. Snowden, PhD, Professor emeritus, Yale University, author, Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present.