Ros Williams

Ros Williams is Senior Lecturer in Digital Media and Society at the University of Sheffield. They write mainly about the intersection of race, technology and health and have recently completed a large Wellcome Trust project exploring how race is understood and operationalised in the context of blood, or bone marrow, stem cell donation. Ros is Associate Director of the ESRC Digital Good Network.

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Vital Circulations and Circuits: Reflections around vitality and the biopolitical regulation of its flows

Vital Circulations and Circuits: Reflections around vitality and the biopolitical regulation of its flows


Most of us probably feel well-schooled in the nature of respiratory viruses after a blistering global pandemic and frequent news items of the latest outbreak of another strain of COVID-19 or influenza. For many, a headache, a sneeze, or a new and persistent cough directs our attention within and across the circulations that simultaneously sustain […]