If you’re in angst-ridden quarantine, you’ll probably be finding it hard to take your mind off things.
- Paola Tamma and Christian Oliver
One high-risk strategy — not for those of a nervous disposition — is to dive headlong into some of literature’s most horrific plagues, from Sophocles to Camus, to put things in perspective.
There’s some solace in the unity of human experience over the centuries.
Big themes — terrifying incomprehension, the vulnerability of doctors and the…