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Memory, Myth and Moral Authority: Recalling Images of the Past in Times of Crisis | EV&N – 355 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20200809-EV&N-355-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/727703 YouTube Version Some images of the past that live in memory can help us understand the present, but we need to learn how they were constructed. This is video was created on 8 August 2020 for and broadcast … Continue reading

Sea Monsters on Medieval & Renaissance Maps

Library of Congress 140K subscribers A discussion on the representations of sea monsters on medieval and Renaissance maps. Speaker Biography: Chet Van Duzer, a fellow at the John Carter Brown Library, is an independent scholar focusing on the history of … Continue reading

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Learning and Teaching World History in a Time of Global Crisis | EV & N 354 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20200726-EV&N-354-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/725886 YouTube Version In the face of the global crises of climate change and permanent pandemic the human community needs now to forge new narratives of World History. “We had fed the heart on fantasies; The heart’s grown brutal … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky: Trump Is Using Pandemic to Enrich Billionaires as Millions Lose Work & Face Eviction

Democracy Now! Jul 24, 2020 As millions of people in the U.S. lose work and face eviction due to the economic crisis brought on by the pandemic, the 1% have seen a massive increase to their wealth, with Amazon founder … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky: Trump Is Using Pandemic to Enrich Billionaires as Millions Lose Work & Face Eviction

24, 2020 Democracy Now! Jul 24, 2020 As millions of people in the U.S. lose work and face eviction due to the economic crisis brought on by the pandemic, the 1% have seen a massive increase to their wealth, with … Continue reading

How to Use Maps to Learn About Africa and the Coronavirus Pandemic (…as it continues to evolve) | EV & N 353 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20200719-EV&N-353-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/724757 YouTube Version At a time when so much of the leadership of powerful nation-states on all continents is collapsing inward — drawing upon themes of heightened nationalism fueled by authoritarian populism — there is a vital need to … Continue reading

Prof Chris Dye & Prof David Heymann: Preventing and controlling pandemics: from SARS to COVID-19

Oxford Martin School •Started streaming 49 minutes ago Join us for a conversation between Professor Chris Dye and Professor David Heymann, two experts on viruses and pandemics, as they discuss what measures can be taken to prevent future pandemics, lessons … Continue reading

An Introduction to Some Resources to Track and Examine the Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic in Africa | EV&N 352 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20200712-EV&N-352-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/723344 YouTube Version A number of resources are available for citizens and researchers to learn about the unfolding coronavirus transmission and impact in Africa   * * * * Sources for this program include: Africa & Major Disease Outbreaks … Continue reading

Walter Evans Collection of Frederick Douglass and Douglass Family Papers comes to the Beinecke Library | Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

The Beinecke Library has announced the acquisition of the Walter Evans Collection of Frederick Douglass and Douglass Family Papers, described as “the most extraordinary private collection of Douglass manuscript material in the world” by David Blight, Sterling Professor of History, … Continue reading

July 5th … “The Day After” Independence Day: What Do We Remember? What Do We Choose to Celebrate? What Do We Choose to Forget? | EV&N 351 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20200705-EV&N-351-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/722094 YouTube Version July 4th is a national holiday in the United States, fraught with memories, dreams and nightmares from America’s remembered or imagined past.  Not all of its citizens share the same memories, dreams or nightmares.  For each … Continue reading