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WINGS #23-20 20th Century Plagues

Controlling epidemics is a tricky business


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Length: 0:28:44
Uploaded: 21 Sep, 2020

Recording Date: 20 Sep, 2020
Recording Location: San Francisco, Austin Texas, and Denman Island BC
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Language: English
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Creative Commons License
WINGS #23-20 20th Century Plagues by Maria Gilardin and WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
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Program Title: WINGS #23-20 20th Century Plagues
Description: From the WINGS archive: Laurie Garrett, speaking in San Francisco in 1995, about epidemics emerging around the world, with a focus on the Ebola epidemic and how it was controlled, plus the vectors for recurrence of other epidemics once believed to be controlled. Updated, 2020.

Host(s): Eliza Graney and Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Laurie Garrett, award-winning journalist and author of The Coming Plague: Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance, books on Ebola and AIDS, and the book "Betrayal of Trust: The Collapse of Global Public Health."

Credits: Talk recorded by Maria Gilardin of TUC Radio; editing and intro by Eliza Graney; update by WINGS Series Producer, Frieda Werden.


Regional > Africa
Regional > United States
Regional > Europe
Science and Technology > Medicine
Society and Culture
Type: Weekly Program

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Comments: Laurie Garrett recorded by Maria Gilardin - originally WINGS #14-96- updated 2020

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