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Oct
11
6:30 PM18:30

The Spanish flu, one hundred years on: Lessons for science and society

  • Martin E. Segal Theatre, The Graduate Center, CUNY (map)
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Th Oct 11 6:30pm in the Martin E Segal Theatre
Free and open to the public
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The 1918 flu pandemic killed up to five per cent of the world’s population, making it one of the deadliest events in human history. On this centennial, we look at what made it so deadly, how society responded to this unprecedented emergency, and at the evolution of the flu virus itself.

Laura Spinney and Benjamin Greenbaum

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