Tag: Masking

The Social Potential of Continuing to Wear Masks by Christos Lynteris

Christos Lynteris , July 29th, 2021


We are often told that anti-epidemic masks should not be politicised. Though often well intentioned, this admonition falls short of taking masks seriously as social and historical objects….


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First in Masks? How Czechs Wore Face Masks When There Weren’t Any Available by Susanna Trnka

Susanna Trnka , July 20th, 2020


On March 18, 2020, the Czech Republic became the first country in Europe to legislate mandatory coverage of the mouth and nose in all public areas in an…


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