Dear all, Please find below a CFP for a proposed special issue on the intersections between animal and identity politics in South Asia.
The species turn in South Asian identity politics
Special Issue Proposal for Environment and Planning E
I've heard from the organisers of Historical Materialism's annual conference that they are looking for panels on animals and plants. There are few places for Marxist creature studies, so this is a great opportunity. I would like to organise at least one panel, hopefully two.
Here's the call for papers: http://www.historicalmaterialism.org/conferences
Paradise on Fire:
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) Thirteenth Biennial Conference
Harvard University will again, through its Summer School (www.summer.harvard.edu), offer an online Animal Studies course. The 2019 course, which carries the title “The Animal-Human Divide,” is offered through the Anthropology department (ANTH S-1625 (33537)). This seminar-style course, which is conducted entirely online, meets Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30-9:30PM beginning June 25.
Registration closes May 20.
I wanted H-Animal members to be aware of the new Tom Regan Visiting Research Fellowship at North Carolina State University Libraries:
Please note: application guidelines have been clarified - please see the link above. There have been many questions about application requirements. For instance, the university does not provide housing.