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Making the invisible visible: how we depict Covid-19

Chatterjee, Sria (2020) Making the invisible visible: how we depict Covid-19. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (10 Jul 2020). Blog Entry.

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How do you depict a microscopic bundle of proteins that in just a few months transformed the world? Sria Chatterjee (Max-Planck Kunsthistorisches Institut) looks at how the virus has been visualised in different contexts, and how new ways of tracking and seeing its spread have profound implications for individual freedom.

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Additional Information: © 2020 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
Date Deposited: 24 Aug 2020 11:30
Last Modified: 17 Oct 2021 23:27

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