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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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British Animal Studies Network 'Hearing' Registration Open

Dear Friends

Registration is now open for the next British Animal Studies Network meeting, which will take place at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow on 19 and 20 May 2017. Our focus is on 'Hearing' (the last of the five senses we have been looking at over past meetings) and plenary speakers are Karen Lury, John Webster and Cary Wolfe. Topics covered include animal communication, music, noise, ears.

Second Notice: Jonathan Safran Foer Virtual Classroom Visit

Dear H-Animal Members,

We are still accepting participants for the 2017 Jonathan Safran Foer Virtual Classroom Visit, a free webinar event where students and others discuss issues regarding food and animal ethics with Foer. The event takes place on Thursday, March 30. We welcome participation from individuals and organizations within and beyond academia in addition to having classroom participation. Please see the letter below for further information, and let me know if you have any questions or if I can do anything to assist you. Thank you for your consideration!