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UVA Entertainment Club of Los Angeles: Virtual Event with William Little

William Little, Associate Professor in Media Studies, explained features of the pandemic genre in his presentation, “Retrofitting the Viral: The Generic Cure.” One feature of this genre, which people can relate to amid COVID-19, is hoarding – a practice that carries no promise of permanence. Throughout William’s engaging and insightful presentation, we learned how the genre provides a temporary cure.

If you would like to see the presentation again, or if you were unable to join us, you can view the presentation here.