topic_interest is exactly 1918
2020-12-11This assignment for my media class aimed to develop our historical analysis skills as well as apply them in our research. In my interpretation, I pick up on globalization during the pandemic of 1918 which compares to our current pandemic in the way that highlights its impact in prolonging its stay. Like everyone who has been in some way affected by COVID, it is frustrating to see the many ways that we could collectively fight it yet are prevented for one reason or another due to more "pressing" issues which overshadow it. In some ways, I hope that my analysis shows the way globalization has evolved throughout history and continues to influence decisions which cost the lives of many in times like these.
1918-10-18I used the announcement from the article to create a comparison between the situation with the Spanish flu in 1918 and our current situation with the pandemic