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CITY IN MASKS: HOW BRISBANE FOUGHT THE SPANISH FLU IN 1919

To commemorate 100 years since the Spanish Flu devastated postwar Brisbane, AndAlso Books have released City in Masks. Author Matthew Wengert will be giving a number of talks in and around Brisbane to tell the story of then then small city’s courageous fight against the deadly epidemic.

Please join us at your local library to learn about how your community was affected:

March

Tuesday 5: Royal Geographical Society, Milton

Sunday 10: Miegunyah, Bowen Hills - QLD Women's Historical Association

April

Friday 26: Sherwood-Oxley History Group, Corinda RSL

Sunday 28: Fort Lytton

May

Saturday 4: Nundah Library

Friday 10: State Archives, Runcorn

Saturday 11: Diamantina Health Care Museum, Annerley

Wednesday 15: Bulimba Library

Saturday 18: Indooroopilly Library

Sunday 19: Brisbane Square Library

Saturday 25: Annerley Library

Sunday 26 May: QLD Police Museum, Roma Street