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Documenting The Pandemic For Future Generations

Sep 29, 2020

Credit Melissa Gerr

A century from now, what will people remember about life during COVID-19? Allison Tolman of the Maryland Historical Society talks about the new project, ‘Collecting In Quarantine.’ She says it’s important to collect stories ‘in the moment’ to capture the nuances of daily life. Plus, UMBC professor Rebecca Adelman tells why she launched the website ‘Coronavirus Lost and Found: A Pandemic Archive' -- a repository of pandemic experiences from around the world. Original airdate 7/9/20.

Links: Coronavirus Lost and Found, and Collecting in Quarantine.