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Be sure to check out the new syllabus contributions by Matteo Bittanti, Mark Causey, Susan Crane, Bianca Falbo, Wendi Haugh, Humane Society University, Kevin Lair, Matthew Pianalto, Joshua Schuster, Linda Sumption, Zipporah Weisberg in the Syllabus Exchange!

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Recent Content

Call for Submissions: Zoomorphic Magazine issue on Animal Welfare and Vulnerable/Endangered Species

We are planning to publish our third issue on October 4th, World Animal Day, as our poetry editor, Susan Richardson, is currently poet-in-residence with this global animal welfare initiative. For this special issue, therefore, we're seeking work that specifically addresses the themes of animal welfare and vulnerable/endangered species.

Poetry - please ONLY send work on the above theme.

Conference: Art and Science in the Early Modern Low Countries

The Rijksmuseum and the Huygens Institute are organizing the international conference ‘Art and Science in the Early Modern Low Countries (ca 1560-1730)’ in Amsterdam (Rijksmuseum and Trippenhuis) on September 17 and 18. Full conference details are available here:


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