Share Your Story

Please share your story about the impact of Covid-19 by filling out this page. (Haga clic acá para español.) We accept all sorts of materials into the digital archive, including textual stories and digital objectsimages, video, audio interviews, tweets,  Facebook posts, Instagram or Snapchat memes, PDFs, screenshots of the news and emails. We accept anything that describes the pandemic and speaks to paradoxes of the moment. Imagine, as we are, what future historians might need to write about and understand this historical moment.  

If you are sharing an audio or video interview or oral history, we recommend sharing via this Submission Form.

The best stories speak personally about a moment or reflect your thoughts on the images or audio files that you're sharing.   

Share Your Story

Contributors are required to enter their name and email. We won't publish or share your email. We collect email addresses only so that we are able to contact contributors if we have questions about the submission.

Your name will be included with your submission unless you click the box "I want to submit anonymously."

By clicking submit, you acknowledge that you have read the terms & conditions and consent to including your story in the archive under those terms.

Thank you for sharing with the Journal of the Plague Year; please contribute again and allow us to become a personal journal or scrapbook—a place where you share both mundane and poignant experiences as regards this time of pandemic. We also welcome more formal contributions from professional communities studying the pandemic.