Seattle Faces a Pandemic: Part 2 of “Pandemic in Seattle”

We present the second installment of a 4-part comic strip commemorating the centennial of the 1918 influenza pandemic. Stay tuned in to the Public Health Insider to see a new chapter each week this month!

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This comic strip series, illustrated by David Lasky and written by Meredith Li-Vollmer, commemorates the centennial of the Great Pandemic of 1918 and celebrates the 10th Anniversary of our original comic book, No Ordinary Flu. To order copies of No Ordinary Flu (available in multiple languages) and for more on pandemic flu, including what schools, businesses, and individuals can do to be ready for a severe pandemic:

Read in Spanish: Pandemia en Seattle parte dos: Seattle en Enfrenta a una Pandemia

Read all of Pandemic in Seattle:

Part One: Seattle a Century Ago – Backdrop for a Pandemic

Part Three: A City Mourns and Moves on

Part Four: What Would a Pandemic Look Like Now?

Originally published on September 13, 2018.

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