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Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 1:00 AM    "Disease and History: Typhoid Mary and the Search For Perfect Control" This workshop looks at the history of infectious disease in America, particularly typhoid, diphtheria, and polio, and their "conquest" by medical research and public health regulation. With the aid of contemporary medical journal articles and New York City health records, the onscreen participants investigate the medical and civil liberties issues exemplified by the case of "Typhoid Mary" Mallon. Facing off as either Board of Health officials or friends of Mary Mallon, workshop participants debate the typhoid carrier's fate. G
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Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Disease and History: Typhoid Mary and the Search For Perfect Control" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 1:00 PM "Disease and History: Typhoid Mary and the Search For Perfect Control" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 1:00 PM "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 - 1:00 AM "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 - 1:00 PM "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Common Sense and the American Revolution: The Power of the Printed Word" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 - 1:00 PM "Common Sense and the American Revolution: The Power of the Printed Word" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 - 1:00 AM "The Lowell System: Women in a New Industrial Society" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 - 1:00 PM "The Lowell System: Women in a New Industrial Society" (LEARN/CREATE)
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