As we are starting to reimagine life after the coronavirus pandemic, The Anthill’s podcast ‘Recovery: how the world rebuilt after past crises’ looks for lessons of the past to rebuild our disrupted societies
Much is still unknown about how the world will recover from the coronavirus pandemic.
Rather than postulate on the ifs and maybes, The Anthill podcast by non-profit media organisation The Conversation recently released a podcast series ‘Recovery: how the world rebuilt after past crises’.
The hosts talk to academic experts about past crises – from the black death in the 1340s to the 2008 global financial crisis – and examine how the world rebuilt (or failed to rebuild) from them. The question being: what can we learn from these events during the coronavirus pandemic?
In this week’s podcast, we are joined by host and producer Annabel Bligh who is also The Conversation’s business and economy editor. She tells us why taking a constructive approach to the bleak topic of the coronavirus pandemic can help readers and society at large.
Looking for something new to listen to in all these socially distanced shopping queues? Try our new series Recovery, on how the world has recovered from past shocks to its system. Available via @ConversationUK or wherever you get your #podcasts https://t.co/vJglikBB3x #podcasts pic.twitter.com/jV7pV7YND9
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