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Epidemics, Divine Intervention and the Christian Tradition - 2014-11-30


Claims that Ebola or AIDS are divine punishment coexist uneasily with scientific approaches to disease. What are we to make of the conflict? Dr.Mitchell Hammond (History) explores the origins of a modern conundrum in the history of Europe after the Black Death of 1348.

Mitchell Hammond is an Assistant Professor in the History Department at the University of Victoria. He specializes in European history and the history of medicine.

Location:St. Philip's Anglican Church, 2928 Eastdowne Road, Oak Bay -
Times:19:00 - 20:00

Free and open to the public.