Call for submissions

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Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Philosophy, Political History / Studies

Sydney University Press is looking for submissions to the Animal Publics book series. The series is co-edited by Fiona Probyn Rapsey and Melissa Boyde. The series publishes original and important research in animal studies by both established and emerging scholars. Animal Publics takes inspiration from varied and changing modalities of the encounter between animal and human. The series explores intersections between humanities and the sciences, the creative arts and the social sciences, with an emphasis on ideas and practices about how animal life becomes public: attended to, listened to, made visible, foregrounded, included and transformed. Animal Publics investigates publics past and present, and publics to come, made up of more-than-humans and humans entangled with other species. 

Authors are invited to discuss potential titles for the series and submit a proposal to