La Cumbia de la Influenza

Mapping the geography of global uneven development, the flows of late capitalist diseases and globalization’s “discontents”, here is a new installment of the musical annals of geography…

A cumbia that documents and to some extent parodies the swine flu pandemic hysteria… (click here for the mp3:) la cumbia de la influenza | via djrupture, who also adds a related reading link and a quote: “Mike Davis reminds us that the swine flu issue is not a problem based in Mexico City, but one flowing from places like Tar Heel, N.C. or Milford, Utah – agribiz USA corporate farms and their foreign outposts.”