Life in the Time of Cholera: Lessons on a Pandemic

“As sirens fill the streets of London, George Prochnik recalls a revolutionary poets account of the 1832 cholera pandemic that unfolded in Paris. While watching history repeat itself in devastating refrain, George wonders: What is hysteria? What is necessary passion and courage? How can we respond both lucidly and compassionately?”

8 Questions to Help Navigate Election Stress

“How are you doing? For Americans facing the COVID-19 lockdown and economic instability through the spring and summer, that became a difficult question to ask–and to answer. Things were already pretty bad. And then the presidential election began in earnest. A new survey from the American Psychological Association finds that …