Category Archives: Books & Journals

New issue Animal Studies Journal now available online

Volume 6 issue 1 is now available online Editorial, Contents and Contributor bios:  http://ro.uow.edu.au/asj/vol6/iss1/1/ Provocations from the Field:  Rick De Vos Extinction, Encountering and the Exigencies of Forgetting:  http://ro.uow.edu.au/asj/vol6/iss1/2/ Henrietta Mondry – Selecting Candidates for De-extinction and Resurrection: Mammoths, Lenin’s … Continue reading

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CFP: Antennae Special Issue ‘Post-Truth Age’

ANTENNAE: The Journal of Nature in Visual Culture is seeking submissions for a special issue titled,  ‘Post-truth Age.’  As more literally than ever, all that is solid melts into the air, there never has been quite as much at stake … Continue reading

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CFP: Animal Sanctuaries

The editors of a special edition of the Animal Studies Journal on animal sanctuaries, edited by Elan Abrell, seek articles that consider animal sanctuaries as unique sites of human-animal interaction that both influence and are influenced by the way animals … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Gender, work, organisation and non-human animals

Organizational studies have traditionally focused solely on humans within organizations, neglecting and marginalizing other species as objects, food, symbols and resources. While such humanist hegemony is understandable from a pragmatic perspective, the absence of other species from organizational studies is … Continue reading

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CFP: Tracking the Human-Wildlife-Conservation Nexus Across the HAS Landscape

CFP:  Tracking the Human-Wildlife-Conservation Nexus Across the HAS Landscape (Special issue of Society and Animals planned for 2017) Since the inaugural issue of Society and Animals in 1993, disparate academic examinations about animals in the social sciences and the humanities … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Animal Studies Journal

The Animal Studies Journal has just released a general call for papers – see pdf asj-call-for-papers-2016

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CFP: Animal Sanctuaries – Animal Studies Journal

Call for Papers: Special Edition of the Animal Studies Journal ‘Animal Sanctuaries’ Guest Editor: Elan Abrell We seek articles that consider animal sanctuaries as unique sites of human-animal interaction that both influence and are influenced by the way animals are … Continue reading

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Book: ‘Meat Culture’ – edited by AASA Committee Member Annie Potts

Meat Culture is now available – featuring an amazing line up of authors and topics. The analysis of meat and its place in Western culture has been central to Human-Animal Studies as a field. It is even more urgent now … Continue reading

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Animal Liberation Currents ejournal available now

The digital magazine of animal liberation politics is here! After many months of preparation, Animal Liberation Currents is now live! Providing regular, in-depth coverage of animal liberation politics and struggle, campaign dialogues, engagement with fundamental theoretical debates, and offering detailed … Continue reading

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Combined Book Launch ‘Animals, Ethics and Politics’

     Launch address: Professor Fiona Probyn-Rapsey (UOW) Sunday 11 December 3.30pm, Green Lion Hotel (downstairs), 726 Darling Street, Rozelle, NSW Featuring Dr Siobhan O’Sullivan (UNSW Australia) The Political Turn in Animal Ethics (Rowman & Littlefield, 2016) Drs Matthew Chrulew … Continue reading

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