Contagious! Visiting an Exhibition on Epidemic Diseases
What do objects from a bygone age tell us about epidemics today? Since opening in June, the exhibition Contagious! reflects on the history of pandemics, including patients’ painful experiences, coping and containment strategies, and examples of ground-breaking medical research. Ruben Verwaal reports on his recent visit.
Sierra Moreno reviews Kathleen Béres Rogers' Creating Romantic Obsession: Scorpions in the Mind (Palgrave Macmillan: 2019) Francisco Goya's 1799 etching The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters, No. 43 of his Los Caprichos
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