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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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Recent Content

CFP: The Silent Majority--Invertebrates in Animal Studies

Our proposal for a special issue of Society and Animals on the theme The Silent Majority – Invertebrates in Animal Studies has been accepted with a projected publication date of the end of 2019 or beginning of 2020.  See http://www.animalsandsociety.org/human-animal-studies/society-and-animals-journal/

Graduate Workshop: Knowing Through Animals: The Animal Turn in History of Science (deadline September 25th)

Call for Participants: Graduate Workshop: Knowing Through Animals: The Animal Turn in History of Science

New York City, February 2nd, 2019

Center for Science and Society, Columbia University.

Organized by Alma Igra (PhD candidate, History Department, Columbia University) in collaboration with Dagmar Schäfer and Tamar Novick, The Body of Animals project, Max Plank Institute for the History of Science, Berlin.

CFP: "​Animal Afterlives, Postmortem Bestiaries," ACLA Seminar (Sep. 20 deadline)

We are seeking conference papers for an ACLA seminar invested in interrogating the myriad ways in which non-human animals and death intersect, and how animal death actively shapes human culture and intellectual inquiry in diverse forums.