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The epidemiologist as culture hero : visualizing humanity in the age of “the next pandemic”
(2016) - Journal article
Concern over the “coming plague,” a projected microbiological catastrophe threatening the survival of humanity, has come to generate a new cinematic figure: the epidemiologist as culture hero. The visual narrative of the ...
Plague masks : the visual emergence of anti-epidemic personal protection equipment
(2018-11-19) - Journal article
Often described as “masks” face-worn devices are employed as personal protection equipment by health workers and the general public and considered to be an indispensable technology against epidemics. Simultaneously, they ...
The anthropology of epidemic control : technologies and materialities
(2018) - Journal article