Ph.D. alumnus, Chris Garces '09, recently published an article in the NACLA Report's coronavirus issue (Fall 2020, VOL. 52, NO. 3). Garces' article talks about the overburdened hospitals and the inability to bury the dead in Ecuador. He also describes how the "global public health broadly reflects underlying conditions that are historical and political-economic as well as corporeal and medical - or, indeed, biopolitical and necropolitical."
Click here to read the full article: "Carceral Pandemic Politics and Epidemiological Elites in Ecuador"