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General Course Info

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  • Zoom Webinar Registration Link External Url
    Zoom Webinar Registration Link Zoom Webinar Registration Link
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 1: Introductory Class (9/4)

Week 1: Introductory Class (9/4)
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Week 1: Introductory Class (9/4) 37899    

Week 2: What is a Pandemic? (9/11)

Week 2: What is a Pandemic? (9/11)
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Week 2: What is a Pandemic? (9/11) 37901    
  • Week 2 Assignment
    Week 2 Week 2
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Earthbeat interview with Sylvia Hood Washington: External Url
    Earthbeat interview with Sylvia Hood Washington: Earthbeat interview with Sylvia Hood Washington:
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Sivaramakrishnan The Return of Epidemics.pdf Attachment
    Sivaramakrishnan The Return of Epidemics.pdf Sivaramakrishnan The Return of Epidemics.pdf
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • What is an epidemic_Rosenberg.pdf Attachment
    What is an epidemic_Rosenberg.pdf What is an epidemic_Rosenberg.pdf
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 2 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 2 Discussion Week 2 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 3: Race and Pandemics (9/18)

Week 3: Race and Pandemics (9/18)
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Week 3: Race and Pandemics (9/18) 37902    
  • Week 3 Assignment
    Week 3 Week 3
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Kathryn Olivarius, “The Dangerous History of Immunoprivilege”, New York Times, 12 April 2020 External Url
    Kathryn Olivarius, “The Dangerous History of Immunoprivilege”, New York Times, 12 April 2020 Kathryn Olivarius, “The Dangerous History of Immunoprivilege”, New York Times, 12 April 2020
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • An Anthropologist's Perspective on Covid-19, Q&A with Prof. Adia Benton External Url
    An Anthropologist's Perspective on Covid-19, Q&A with Prof. Adia Benton An Anthropologist's Perspective on Covid-19, Q&A with Prof. Adia Benton
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Also suggested reading: Schlabach, Influenza & Jim Crow Public Health Policies. 1917-1921 (2019) Attachment
    Also suggested reading: Schlabach, Influenza & Jim Crow Public Health Policies. 1917-1921 (2019) Also suggested reading: Schlabach, Influenza & Jim Crow Public Health Policies. 1917-1921 (2019)
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 3 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 3 Discussion Week 3 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

No Class Week 4 (9/25)

No Class Week 4 (9/25)
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No Class Week 4 (9/25) 37903    

Week 5: Cities and Plagues (10/2)

Week 5: Cities and Plagues (10/2)
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Week 5: Cities and Plagues (10/2) 37904    
  • Week 5 Assignment
    Week 5 Week 5
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Suggested reading: Cindy Ermus - Perspective The danger of prioritizing politics Attachment
    Suggested reading: Cindy Ermus - Perspective The danger of prioritizing politics Suggested reading: Cindy Ermus - Perspective The danger of prioritizing politics
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Sasha von Oldershausan, “Is it Time for Americans to Embrace the Bidet?,” New York Times, 1 April 2020 External Url
    Sasha von Oldershausan, “Is it Time for Americans to Embrace the Bidet?,” New York Times, 1 April 2020 Sasha von Oldershausan, “Is it Time for Americans to Embrace the Bidet?,” New York Times, 1 April 2020
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 5 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 5 Discussion Week 5 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 6: Immigration and Contagion (10/9)

Week 6: Immigration and Contagion (10/9)
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Week 6: Immigration and Contagion (10/9) 37909    
  • Week 6 Assignment
    Week 6 Week 6
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Review of Nayan Shah, "Contagious Divides" External Url
    Review of Nayan Shah, "Contagious Divides" Review of Nayan Shah, "Contagious Divides"
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Before ‘Chinese Virus,’ There Was ‘Mexican Disease’ in L.A.: Remembering the Burning of the City’s ‘Mexican Village’ in 1924 External Url
    Before ‘Chinese Virus,’ There Was ‘Mexican Disease’ in L.A.: Remembering the Burning of the City’s ‘Mexican Village’ in 1924 Before ‘Chinese Virus,’ There Was ‘Mexican Disease’ in L.A.: Remembering the Burning of the City’s ‘Mexican Village’ in 1924
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 6 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 6 Discussion Week 6 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 7 (10/16)

Week 7 (10/16)
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Week 7 (10/16) 37912    
  • Context Module Sub Header
    No public presentations today. Instead we will hold a class discussion. Please come to class prepared to discuss the presentations so far
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 8: Demography and Biopower (10/23)

Week 8: Demography and Biopower (10/23)
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Week 8: Demography and Biopower (10/23) 37913    
  • Week 8: Christopher Hamlin & Anne McCants - click here to read Assignment
    Week 8: Christopher Hamlin & Anne McCants - click here to read Week 8: Christopher Hamlin & Anne McCants - click here to read
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 8 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 8 Discussion Week 8 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 9: Public Health, Biopower, and Inequality (10/30)

Week 9: Public Health, Biopower, and Inequality (10/30)
Module Completed Module In Progress Module Locked
Week 9: Public Health, Biopower, and Inequality (10/30) 37914    
  • Week 9 Assignment
    Week 9 Week 9
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 9 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 9 Discussion Week 9 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 10 (11/6)

Week 10 (11/6)
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Week 10 (11/6) 37915    
  • Context Module Sub Header
    No public presentations today. Instead we will hold a class discussion. Please come to class prepared to discuss the presentations so far
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 11: Plants and Plagues (11/13)

Week 11: Plants and Plagues (11/13)
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Week 11: Plants and Plagues (11/13) 37916    
  • Week 11 Assignment
    Week 11 Week 11
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 11 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 11 Discussion Week 11 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

Week 12: Sovereignties, Plagues, and Policing (11/20)

Week 12: Sovereignties, Plagues, and Policing (11/20)
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Week 12: Sovereignties, Plagues, and Policing (11/20) 37917    
  • Week 12 Assignment
    Week 12 Week 12
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 12 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 12 Discussion Week 12 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete

No Class Week 13 (11/27)

No Class Week 13 (11/27)
Module Completed Module In Progress Module Locked
No Class Week 13 (11/27) 37918    

Week 14: Premodern Pandemics (12/4)

Week 14: Premodern Pandemics (12/4)
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Week 14: Premodern Pandemics (12/4) 37919    
  • Week 14 Assignment
    Week 14 Week 14
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Suggested reading: COVID-19 impact: The history of plague and contagion (interview with Nükhet Varlik) External Url
    Suggested reading: COVID-19 impact: The history of plague and contagion (interview with Nükhet Varlik) Suggested reading: COVID-19 impact: The history of plague and contagion (interview with Nükhet Varlik)
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Suggested reading: Caroline Wazer, “ The Plagues That Might Have Brought Down the Roman Empire,” The Atlantic, March 16, 2016 External Url
    Suggested reading: Caroline Wazer, “ The Plagues That Might Have Brought Down the Roman Empire,” The Atlantic, March 16, 2016 Suggested reading: Caroline Wazer, “ The Plagues That Might Have Brought Down the Roman Empire,” The Atlantic, March 16, 2016
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
  • Week 14 Discussion Discussion Topic
    Week 14 Discussion Week 14 Discussion
    Score at least   Must score at least   to complete this module item Scored at least   Module item has been completed by scoring at least   View Must view in order to complete this module item Viewed Module item has been viewed and is complete Mark done Must mark this module item done in order to complete Marked done Module item marked as done and is complete Contribute Must contribute to this module item to complete it Contributed Contributed to this module item and is complete Submit Must submit this module item to complete it Submitted Module item submitted and is complete
 
minimum score must view must submit must contribute