David Inglis

Position: 
Professor of Sociology
Affiliation: 
University of Helsinki, Finland
ESA Executive Committee member 2019-2021
Discussion – Key Debates, Viewpoints & Interviews

Masking – Corona-Masquerade, or: Unmasking the New Sociology of Masks

2020, issue 45, David Inglis: Corona-Masquerade: It sounds like the name of a comic opera. But large parts of the population of the world have very recently donned, or are being compelled to wear, face masks, in response to the rapid spread of Covid-19. Masks have fast become ever more subject to various kinds of politicised dispute and controversy.

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