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British Animal Studies Network CFP ‘Emotion’

A reminder that the call for papers for ‘Emotion’, the next meeting to be held on 26 and 27 April 2019 at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, is still open until 18 January 2019. If you are interested in giving … Continue reading

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CFP: Southern Forum on Agricultural, Rural, and Environmental History (SFARE)

Call for Papers:  The Southern Forum on Agricultural, Rural, and Environmental History (SFARE) is now accepting proposals for its annual conference, to be held at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas, April 26-27, 2019. Now in its twelfth year, … Continue reading

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Animal Studies Journal – Dairy Issue now online

The latest edition of Animal Studies Journal is now online, presenting research related to the dairy industry. The papers cover a range of perspectives, from the uses of female bodies and the mystification of milk, to the fate of calves, … Continue reading

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Animal Machines/Machine Animals – audio recordings now available

The audio recordings of many of the papers given at the recent British Animal Studies Network meeting, ‘Animal Machines/Machine Animals’, are now available to download and listen to on http://www.britishanimalstudiesnetwork.org.uk/…/AnimalMachi…

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CFP: BASN on the topic of Emotion

The CFP for the next BASN meeting is now open (closing on 18 Jan 2019). This meeting is titled ‘Emotion’ and will take place at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow on 26 and 27 April 2019. Details can be … Continue reading

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Call for Applications for the 2019 ASI-UIUC Summer Institute

ASI-University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Third Annual Human-Animal Studies Institute Call for Applications – Application Deadline: February 28, 2019 The Animals & Society Institute and the Center for Advanced Study at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invite applications for the … Continue reading

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CFP: Creaturely Ethics and Poetics, June 2019, UK

CFP: Creaturely Ethics and Poetics Conference: 11th Critical Management Studies Conference Date: June 27-29, 2019 Location: The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK Chief Convenor: Victor J Krawczyk Please see website for more information: https://www.creaturelyethicsconferencestream.com/ The convenors of this stream welcome … Continue reading

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Animaladies II – program and registration

The Program for Animaladies II is available at: http://www.uowblogs.com/asrn/animaladies-program/

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Varda Mehrotra on Personhood: The Principle and the Practice

PERSONHOOD: THE PRINCIPLE AND THE PRACTICE  Varda Mehrotra, Executive Director of Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) CONCEPT OF PERSONHOOD OF ANIMALS There is a growing debate as to what the legal classification of animals should be. Presently, within … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS for the 4th Biennial Conference: Living with Animals

Theme: Some we love, some we hate, some we eat, some we need. Co-organizers: Robert W. Mitchell, Radhika Makecha, and Michał Pręgowski. “Living with Animals 4” is an Animal Studies conference about all things animal and human-animal interaction, occurring at Eastern Kentucky … Continue reading

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