Medical anthropology weekly: COVID-19

In an effort to highlight the vital perspectives of medical anthropology and neighboring disciplines, as well as to help manage the volume of material being published online, the Society for Medical AnthropologyMedical Anthropology Quarterly, and Somatosphere are collaborating to publish a weekly compilation of COVID-19-related materials across text, audio, and video formats. Each issue of “Medical anthropology weekly: COVID-19” will consist of a list of pieces published roughly over the past week, grouped thematically and including keywords for easy searching. Each issue is published on the SMA, MAQ, and Somatosphere sites and distributed over multiple channels.

If you’d like to suggest a piece to be listed in an upcoming issue, please add it to this public spreadsheet. Please email your questions to

Issue 1: Mid-April – May 4

Issue 2: May 5-12

Issue 3: May 13-19