The American Geographical Society Podcast

THE AMERICAN GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY PODCAST

Episode One: Mapping in the Time of COVID-19

Join AGS President, Dr. Marie Price, AGS Chairman Dr. Christopher Tucker, and AGS Counselor, Dr. Joshua Campbell to discuss the role of geospatial technology and data during this pandemic. For resources from the episode, click here.


Episode Two: Borders, Geopolitics & Pandemic

Dr. Alec Murphy joins the AGS Podcast to discuss the implication of borders and geopolitics on understanding the COVID-19 pandemic. For resources from the episode, click here.


Episode Three: YouthMappers: Connecting through the Map

Dr. Nuala Cowan, Dr. Patricia Solís, and Ms. Marcela Zeballos, leaders of YouthMappers, join the American Geographical Society Podcast to discuss how their network of young mappers is changing the map and aiding response to COVID-19 in communities around the world. For resources from the episode, click here.


Episode Four: Lessons from the Past: Epidemics in the Americas

Dr. W. George Lovell, Professor of Geography at Queen’s University in Ontario, Canada and Visiting Professor in Latin American History at the Universidad Pablo de Olavide in Seville, Spain, joins the American Geographical Society Podcast to discuss his research on epidemics in the Columbian-era Americas. We discuss Columbus’ arrival in the New World – and the impact of disease that came with him – marking the beginning of globalization…does COVID-19 mark the end? For resources from the episode, click here.