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Call for Papers - Medical Humanities

Posted on Friday 26th February 2016 by Hanna Sophie Frey


Are you interested in writing about the medical humanities?


Maybe you’re a horror movie fan with an interest in exploring the intersection between medical humanities and pop culture? Perhaps you’re interested in thinking about the process of writing or teaching history of medicine?


If you are, then we want to hear from you!


The medical humanities website MedHum Fiction | Daily Dose: Adventures at the Intersection of Medicine and Literature ( is looking for writers! We regularly publish articles about the medical humanities from a number of different angles, including:




Current events




Pop culture


Sex and gender


Material culture






The archives, the library, the museum




We welcome the work of independent scholars as well as MDs and PhDs; graduate students and undergraduates with strong writing skills are likewise encouraged to apply. Our medical humanities editor will follow up by email within ten business days.


Submit your application on our website at:


MedHum Fiction | Daily Dose cannot pay for posts but writers are given a byline and retain copyright and republication rights to all of their content.




Please contact the medical humanities editor Hanna Clutterbuck-Cook at with any further questions.



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