Film, Video Jill Lepore on How This Pandemic Will Go Down in History

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Title
Jill Lepore on How This Pandemic Will Go Down in History
Summary
As part of our "National Book Festival Presents" series, Jill Lepore (bestselling historian and Harvard professor) and John Haskell (director of the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress) discuss how the current pandemic, its effects and our reaction to them say something very real about America in this moment and in the historical record that will emerge from it.
Event Date
May 21, 2020
Running Time
30 minutes 14 seconds
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