Category Archives: Books & Journals

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

Posted in Books & Journals, CFP, In the News, News | Comments Off on Call for Papers – Gender, work, organisation and non-human animals

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

Posted in Books & Journals, CFP, In the News, News | Comments Off on CFP: Tracking the Human-Wildlife-Conservation Nexus Across the HAS Landscape

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

Posted in Books & Journals, CFP, In the News | Comments Off on Call for Papers – Animal Studies Journal

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

Posted in Books & Journals, CFP, In the News, News | Comments Off on CFP: Animal Sanctuaries – Animal Studies Journal

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

Posted in Books & Journals, In the News, News | Comments Off on Book: ‘Meat Culture’ – edited by AASA Committee Member Annie Potts

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

Posted in Books & Journals, News | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Books & Journals, In the News, News | Comments Off on Combined Book Launch ‘Animals, Ethics and Politics’

Latest publications by our members

Teya Brooks Pribac, ‘Crazy Animaladies’, Mascara Literary Review no.19 Only Animals, September 2016: http://mascarareview.com/teya-brooks-pribac/ Laura Jean McKay, ‘Crossing the Threshold: Domestic Territory and Nonhuman Otherness in Colin McAdam’s A Beautiful Truth’, Otherness: Essays and Studies, 5 (2) September 2016. http://www.otherness.dk/fileadmin/www.othernessandthearts.org/Publications/Journal_Otherness/Otherness__Essays_and_Studies_5.2/7_Laura_Jean_McKay_-_Chrossing_The_Threshold.pdf … Continue reading

Posted in Books & Journals, In the News | Comments Off on Latest publications by our members

CFP for a themed issue of Image & Text: “Visual Cultures of Race and Animality”

Call for Papers Image & Text no. 30 December 2017 Issue Editors: Dr Benita de Robillard and Dr Ruth Lipschitz Article submission: 30 April 2017 Publication: 30 December 2017 – January 2018 Length: 5000-7000 words All submissions and general enquiries … Continue reading

Posted in Books & Journals, CFP, In the News, News | Comments Off on CFP for a themed issue of Image & Text: “Visual Cultures of Race and Animality”

Animals Studies Living Bibliography

As the field of animal studies continues to grow it is becoming more and more difficult to keep up with new publications. This is a particularly pressing problem given the interdisciplinary nature of the field. How can an individual with … Continue reading

Posted in Books & Journals, In the News, News | Leave a comment