Jun 10, 2020
Mark returns to a subject close to his heart: the Spanish Flu of 1918/19 and asks what can we learn from that pandemic of 100 years ago? With Wendy Moore and Hannah Mawdsley.
Presented by Mark Honigsbaum @honigsbaum
Wendy Moore, author of The Knife Man; Wedlock; How to Create the Perfect Wife; and The Mesmerist. Her new book is ENDELL STREET: The Trailblazing Women who ran World War One’s Most Remarkable Military Hospital (Atlantic, UK). Published in the US (Basic Books) as NO MAN’S LAND: The Trailblazing Women who ran Britain’s most extraordinary Military Hospital during World War 1.
You can hear ENDELL STREET adapted for BBC Radio 4 here:
Hannah Mawdsley, Twitter: @HannahMawdsley
Series Producer Melissa FitzGerald @Melissafitzg
Cover art by Patrick Blower www.blowercartoons.com
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