Samantha Clarke

Samantha Clarke is a doctoral candidate in the History Department at McMaster University. She specializes in Cold War medical history and international relations. Her SSHRC-funded research examines how the fight against poliomyelitis fit into international and transnational relations between divided Germany and its occupiers between 1947 and 1965, exposing the ways in which politics and ideology permeate supposedly “neutral” areas such as science and healthcare. 

Articles by Samantha Clarke

Historical Thinking Concepts
War Propaganda
Historical Sources
Vaccination and Vaccine Hesitancy in Canada