Australasian Animal Studies Association

Ison, Dr Jessica

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

La Trobe University
Research interests / activities

Critical Animal Studies, Queer Theory, prison abolition, critical criminology, Gender Studies, Sociology, Sexual Violence Prevention


Ison J (2022), ‘Over the rainbow bridge: Animals and euthanasia’. In Voluntary Assisted Dying, Editors: Carter, D. & Fleming, D. ANU Press: Canberra.

Ison J (2021), ‘The zoo closet: On whether bestiality is a queer liberation ethic’. In Gender and sexuality in critical animal studies. Editor: George, A. E. Lexington Books: Lanham.

Ison J (2019). ‘Animal Abuse and Advocating for the Carceral: Critiquing Animal Abuse Registries’. Animal Studies Journal, 8(2): 55-80 (28 pages)