Some Recent Publications of Note

Here is an admittedly incomplete list of some recent or forthcoming publications that might be of interest to H-Animalistas:

Sarah Bezan and James Tink, eds., Seeing Animals After Derrida (Lexington Books: Rowman & Littlefield Imprint, Ecocritical Theory and Practice Series, 2018): https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781498540599/Seeing-Animals-after-Derrida

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.

German-American Journal Issue on Literary Animal Studies Published

Literatur für Leser, Sonderheft/Special Issue "LiteraTier" (Heft 3-2016, erschienen/published August 2018)


Joela Jacobs

Über LiteraTier _ 137

Julia Eva Wannenmacher

Vom Symbol zum Individuum: Tiere im Werk Jeremias Gotthelfs _ 141

Joela Jacobs

Separation Anxiety: Canine Narrators and Modernist Isolation in Woolf, Twain and Panizza _ 153

Sabine Wilke

Call for papers: Animal/Language: An Interdisciplinary Conference

Animal/Language: An Interdisciplinary Conference
Held in conjunction with the art exhibition “Assembling Animal Communication”

Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
21-23 March 2019

Confirmed Invited Speakers:
Catherine Chalmers, Stanford University
Adrienne Martín, University of California, Davis

Deadline Sept. 1 for Panel Proposals for 2019 ASLE Conference

Reminder: Deadline for Panel Proposals is September 1, 2018

A call for individual papers will be out this fall with a submission period of October 15-December 15, 2018.


Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) 
Thirteenth Biennial Conference

JUNE 26-30, 2019

Call for Panels (PDF)


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