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Co-Existence Art Exhibition: Call for Artist Entries

“Animals are born, are sentient and are mortal. In these things they resemble man. … in their habits, in their time, in their physical capacities, they differ from man. They are both alike and unlike.” (John Berger, Why Look at … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS: Seeing with Animals Conference

The Seeing with Animals conference will run in conjunction with the Living with Animals conference at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky, from March 22-26, 2017. The theme of this year’s conference is Co-Existence. http://livingwithanimals.eku.edu Seeing with Animals, in keeping … Continue reading

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Animaladies: Call for Book Chapters

Co-editors: Professor Lori Gruen (Wesleyan University, USA) Professor Fiona Probyn-Rapsey (University of Wollongong, AUS) Animaladies will inquire into the associations between gender, species and madness. It will highlight how ‘animaladies’ are expressive of political and psychological discontent, how the pathologisation … Continue reading

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Art Laboratory Berlin: Aural Aquatic Presence

Aural Aquatic Presence  Seminar: Living Systems | Aquatic Systems with Robertina Šebjanic, Kat Austen, Regine Rapp and Christian de Lutz in the framework of the exhibition Aural Aquatic Presence. 18 September, 2016, 2-6PM The current exhibition project artistically explores the … Continue reading

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CFP: Fourth Annual Oxford Animal Ethics Summer School–The Ethics of Fur

The Ethics of Fur 23-26 July 2017, at St Stephen’s House, Oxford in partnership with Respect for Animals Every year more than 60 million animals are killed and sold by the international fur industry. It represents one of the largest … Continue reading

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Registration for BASN Conference now open

British Animal Studies Network: Conserving — University of Sheffield November 18-19, 2017 Registration is open for the BASN Conserving Meeting at the University of Sheffield on 18-19 November 2017. Keynote speakers are Helen Tiffin, David Farrier and Rosaleen Duffy. More … Continue reading

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CFP: Special Issue of Humanities on ‘Joyce, Animals and the Nonhuman’

Deadline for proposal submissions: 31st October 2016 Humanities, an international, scholarly, open access journal, and its Guest Editor, Dr Katherine Ebury (University of Sheffield), are seeking proposals for a Special Issue focused on ‘James Joyce, Animals and the Nonhuman’. The … Continue reading

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ASI – film reviews

The Animal and Society Institute are pleased to announce a new resource on the ASI website: film reviews by Dr. Pete Porter, Professor and Chair of Theatre and Film at Eastern Washington University. The first three reviews can be found here: Unlocking … Continue reading

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Human/Animal/Artist: Art Inspired by Animals

Human/Animal/Artist: Art Inspired by Animals opens 20 November 2016 – 19 February 2017, McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery.    It includes international and local sculptors, painters, photographers, video installation and performance artists, and musicians:  Lauren Berkowitz, Catherine Chalmers (USA), Catherine Clover, Joe Japananka James, Nicholas … Continue reading

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Animaladies Exhibition – Catalogue & Postcards available

The Animaladies Catalogue is available here. Following on from the showing of Duck Lake Redux, 2016 at Animaladies –  The Duck Lake Project is now online – focusing on AASA Member Yvette Watt’s project to intervene in the duck shooting … Continue reading

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