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British Animal Studies Network Meeting: Emotion (26-27 April 2019)

Dear BASN Friend

The programme and a link to register for the next BASN meeting has now gone live. The meeting, 'Emotion', is at Strathclyde University on 26 and 27 April. Details, and the link to register are on:


We look forward to seeing you there.

Best wishes

REMINDER - 'Animal Borderlands', a special issue of Parallax

Dear all,

This is a reminder that the call for papers for 'Animal Borderlands' on Monday, 28th January.

Best wishes,

Dominic O'Key,
University of Leeds


The horror that stirs deep in man is an obscure awareness that in him something lives so akin to the animal that it might be recognised (Walter Benjamin)

REMINDER Abstract deadline **Jan 31st ** ANIMALIA: partnerships, policies and understandings for more than human rural futures

Working Group 3 https://bit.ly/2PeV8ox  at the XXVIII European Society for Rural Sociology Conference (Trondheim, Norway, on 25-28 June 2019) //www.ruralsociology.eu/?cat=7 promotes giving animals the centrality they deserve within rural social science. Submit your abstract here https://esrs2019.no/calls/call-for-abstracts/ by Jan 31st 2019.