Generation, Interrupted

A CG Productions video featuring sociologist, Jennie Bristow, and her teenage daughter, Emma Gilland, describing the effect of pandemic-related restrictions on young people

Published  10 May 2021

Sociologist and author, Jennie Bristow, and her daughter, Emma Gilland, made sense of the first lockdown in March 2020 by writing a book together.

“The Corona Generation, Coming of Age in a Crisis” explores the impact on those coming-of-age under pandemic-related restrictions.

In this video Emma, Class of 2020, candidly describes how teenagers have been affected by school closures and restrictions on normal social activity while Jennie ponders what the future might look like for a destabilized generation.