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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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Rhetorical Animals: Boundaries of the Human in the Study of Persuasion
Editors: Alex C. Parrish (James Madison University) & Kristian Bjørkdahl (Rokkan Centre for Social Studies)
Trinity College to Host "Tracking the Animal(s)" Conference an Interdisciplinary Conference," featuring speakers from several universities and colleges sharing expertise related to animal studies and animal rights from various philosophical, literary, and scientific perspectives. The conference is sponsored by Trinity College's Department of Philosophy, Human Rights Program, and Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies, as well as by the Connecticut Humane Society.
Animals and leisure: Rights and Wellbeing
Editors: Dr Janette Young (University of South Australia) & Associate Professor Neil Carr (University of Otago)