Thanks to generous funding from Mr. Bob Barker, UCLA Law School is pleased to offer the Animal Law and Policy Small Grants Program (“UCLA ALP Program”). http://law.ucla.edu/centers/social-policy/animal-law-grants-program The UCLA ALP Program exists to encourage new academic empirical research, with the goal of developing better empirical bases from which to understand, evaluate, and pursue animal law reform.
H-Animal aims to serve as an on-line home for scholars across disciplines who are engaged on the study of animals in human culture.
Be sure to check out the new syllabus contributions by Jody Berland, David Herman, Piers Locke, and Michal Pregowski in the Syllabus Exchange!
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Here is an admittedly incomplete list of some recent or forthcoming publications that might be of interest to H-Animalistas:
Anna Barcz, Animal Narratives and Culture: Vulnerable Realism (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017): http://www.cambridgescholars.com/animal-narratives-and-culture
I write concerning the upcoming interdisciplinary conference: Animal Utterance (University of Bristol, 25th - 26th May 2017).
Reminder: Call for participation and papers for phd candidates and postdocs
Workshop: Empathy, Animals, Film
With Prof. Lori Gruen (Wesleyan University)
International workshop at the University of Basel, June 20, 2017
Guest: Lori Gruen (Convenors: Markus Wild, Friederike Zenker, Livia Boscardin)
Registration Deadline: April 30, 2017
20/21–24 June 2017, the annual conference of the SLSAeu will be held in Basel on the topic of