Medical and Scientific Responses: COVID-19

Medical Knowledge and Research

Joelle M. Abi-Rached, "Covid-19 and Big Data: A Footnote," Medium (March 30, 2020) 

Lorraine Daston, "Ground-Zero Empiricism," In the Moment (April 10, 2020) 

Henry M. Cowles, "The scientific method can't save us from the Coronavirus," The Washington Post (April 23, 2020) 

Banu Subramaniam and Debjani Bhattacharyya, "A Viral Education: Scientific Lessons from India's WhatsApp University," Somatosphere (May 31, 2020)  

The Politics of Infection Control

Deborah Levine, "No, Mr. President, healthcare workers aren't stealing masks. You failed them." The Washington Post (March 30, 2020) 

Sarah Yu, "A brief social history of the face mask, and a historian's reflections about the present," Coronavirus Chronicles (April 21, 2020) 

Warwick Anderson, "Unmasked: Face-work in a Pandemic," Arena (May 29, 2020) 


Cynthia Connolly, Patricia D'Antonio, and Julie Fairman, "Coronavirus nursing shortage? Three ways to get more nurses-now," The Philadelphia Inquirer (March 27, 2020)