Episode 82: Plagues, with Moxie from Your Brain on Facts


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It’s time for us to talk about plagues — ancient, medieval, literary, etymological, and psychological! We’re joined by Moxie from Your Brain on Facts for a very fun — if slightly disturbing — discussion of many aspects of historical plagues.

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Gardner, H.H. Pestilence and the Body Politic in Latin Literature. 2019.

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