Animal Studies Journal is very pleased to announce a new regular feature of the journal:
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!
Logo and design courtesy Lee Tse
Call for Award Nominations
The Agricultural History Society seeks nominations for its publication awards through December 31, 2016. To nominate a book, article, or dissertation with a 2016 publication date, please follow the directions below. If you have a question, please email executive secretary Jim Giesen (JGiesen@history.msstate.edu).
The following conference in Los Angeles encourages critical animal studies scholars and activists to present their views and raise awareness on speciesism among other social justice issues in Hollywood filmmaking. Panels on celebrity activists in animal rights, celebrity animals, and famous vegan personalities are welcome. Join and share the CFP with faculty, colleagues, students, and activists to raise awareness and collaborate on new forms of activism in films. We look forward to seeing H-Animal members in Los Angeles in March 2017!
2017 Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) Biennial Conference
June 20 – 24, 2017, Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan
Conference website: http://asle2017.clas.wayne.edu
Read full CFP here: http://www.asle.org/wp-content/uploads/ASLE-2017-CFP.pdf
Fourth Annual Oxford Animal Ethics Summer School
The Ethics of Fur
23-26 July 2017, at St Stephen’s House, Oxford
in partnership with Respect for Animals