In this section, you’ll find several short theme papers on various aspects of the Pandemic written by a range of renowned academic experts. These unique themes were created to encourage and inspire registrants in exploring intriguing perspectives in their commemorative Spanish Flu Pandemic projects.
A Pandemics Primer
We have updated our original Spanish Flu 101 article to reflect on the current global pandemic.
How the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic felled nearly as many Canadians as the First World War. (John Lorinc)
Webpage: Read the article, originally published in Canada’s History Magazine, here. (Published here on March 28, 2020)
Excavating the Flu
From Bad to Worse
The Hunt for Microbes
Webpage: Making sense of the Micro-biology.
Location, Location, Location
The Plague Sweeps Canada