COVID-19 narratives: old wine in new bottles?

Por Cláudia Santos e João Morais Mourato

As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds it becomes clear this is not just a random phenomenon of human-Nature interaction. It is the product of human choices, quintessentially anthropogenic in its creation, reach, response and politicisation. The growingly quarantined world population, from the forced seclusion of their homes, expresses the full range of human emotions. All over the world digital logbooks are keeping record of some of these voices. The large majority however will never be heard. For them this will be another layer of their vulnerability, a cruel reminder of their marginalisation and structural disadvantage. Continuar a ler