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Archive for Thursday, January 30, 2020

Orlando’s Literary Identity

What defines Orlando? Is it the swans in Lake Eola? DisneyWorld? The I-4 Eyesore? The Orlando Magic? We talk to a panel of writers about how they see Central Florida, and their role in reflecting-- and sometimes creating-- the identity of the City of Orlando. 
Published in Central Florida News, Intersection

Stay Informed About Coronavirus, But Don’t Panic

Disease experts say Floridians should stay informed and not panic about the new strain of coronavirus, or or 2019-nCoV,  thats infected thousands and killed dozens in China, where it first emerged in late December. On Thursday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said there are now six confirmed coronavirus cases in the US. Those cases are in Washington, California, Arizona and Illinois.
Published in Central Florida News, Intersection

Intersection: Coronavirus; UCF Firings; Orlando’s Literary Identity

https://wmfe-od.streamguys1.com/intersection/Intersection_013020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSThe new strain of coronavirus that emerged in China last month is the latest respiratory illness to trigger worldwide fears. The illness has spread rapidly in China, sickening thousands and killing 170 people so far, with isolated cases popping up in other countries across the globe, including 6 confirmed cases in the US. Coronavirus hasnt reached the Sunshine state so far, but what should Floridians be aware of? On this episode of Intersection, we talk to disease experts John Lednicky and Sean Beckman about coronavirus, from stopping the spread of ...
Published in Intersection Podcast