CFP: Special Issue of Rhetoric of Health and Medicine, “In Living Color: Amplifying Racial Justice Work in RHM”

Rhetoric of Health & Medicine Special Issue CFP                          In Living Color: Amplifying Racial Justice Work in RHM Earlier this year, the CDC declared racism a “serious threat to public health.” Likewise, cities and […]

CFP: Special Issue of Rhetoric of Health and Medicine, “Queer and Trans Health Justice: Interventions, Perspectives, and Questions”

Special Issue of Rhetoric of Health and Medicine: “Queer and Trans Health Justice: Interventions, Perspectives, and Questions”   In Trans Care, Hil Malatino (2020) writes on how queer and trans networks of care are vital when medicine fails at best and harms at worst: “From […]

Rhetoric of Health and Medicine (RHM) Call for Special Issue Proposals Related to Health Justice(s) Work

Rhetoric of Health and Medicine (RHM)   Call for Special Issue Proposals Related to Health Justice(s) Work   RHM has been fortunate enough to publish one special issue each year. While we accept proposals for special issues on a rolling basis, by individuals or groups (including groups that include researchers in other […]

Old to new again

What has struck me lately is this idea of what is old is new again. Or rather, that the history of health and medicine can give us insights into our own current time. Historical events and historical concepts  provide interesting examples or analogous points for […]