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A Researcher In Humans

A Researcher In Humans

Dramatising healthcare 

Nicola Baldwin
Nicola Baldwin describes her first forays into writing about medical science, and how this became a major theme in her playwriting.
Linda Hoy reflects on the contribution made by Thoreau to present ideas about the natural world and the value of walking to mental and physical health.
As editor of The Author, James McConnachie has had to develop strategies for turning down the pitches of prospective contributors as politely – and firmly – as possible. Here he considers some of his preferred methods for saying ‘no’.