”European Diseases in the New World” – TPR’s In Focus – Sept. 20, 2023

When this interview was initially broadcast in August 2020, people were getting accustomed to the word “pandemic.” Archaeologist Teresa Paglione researched the spread of diseases brought from Europe to the New World, decimating the native populations. She talked with In Focus host Carolyn Hutcheson in this “History in Your Hands” segment, with input from the Alabama Archaeological Society.