Pop-Up Coronavirus Office Hour With a Historian of Calamity

May 6, 2020
DESCRIPTION: Join an afternoon hour with Drexel historian Scott Knowles (@USofDisaster), whose expertise is disaster history. Early on in lockdown, Scott launched a daily conversation with scholars, practitioners, journalists and other experts whose focus is catastrophe and policies aimed at limiting losses. Explore the dozens of conversations at

This week, in an experiment, I'll be posting the "green room" link to invite viewers to join our face-to-face video chat. Anyone who's uncivil can be banished. I think it'll be fun!