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Editorial cartoons of the Spanish Flu from Spain and the Americas

image form Ryan Davis' book The Spanish Flu: Narrative and Cultural Identity in Spain, 1918.

Image from Ryan Davis’ book The Spanish Flu: Narrative and Cultural Identity in Spain, 1918.

The Spanish Flu epidemic will be the topic of an upcoming Latin American and Latino Studies Brown Bag series (Conversando Entre Nosotros) featuring Illinois State University Professor Ryan Davis.

In this presentation Davis, associate professor in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, will use images from Spain and Latin America—collected in his co-edited volume The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919: Perspectives from the Iberian Peninsula and the Americas—to discuss contemporary reactions to the epidemic.

What: Latin American and Latino Studies Brown Bag Series Lecture: Conversando Entre Nosotros
Date: Friday, October 28
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: 313 Williams Hall

This Brown Bag Series, also known as Conversando Entre Nosotros, is sponsored by the Latin American and Latino/a Studies program.

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