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Publishing in a pandemic
  1. Brandy Schillace
  1. Medical Humanities, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Brandy Schillace, Medical Humanities, London, UK; bls10{at}

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We live in unprecedented times. But what makes them without parallel is not the current pandemic crisis nor the continued problems facing minorities in our institutions. Rather, it’s that for the first time, the problems of accessibility, rights and freedoms are now invading privileged spaces. There can be no ‘getting back to normal’, because ‘normal’ only ever benefited the white, Western, patriarchal, abled and cis ideals. For many, the world is not suddenly on fire; …

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