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Articles on Literature, Poetry and Folklore

This is a collection of summaries of articles on literature, poetry and folklore from Society & AnimalsSociety & Animals is an academic journal that publishes studies that describe and analyze our experiences of non-human animals from the perspective of various disciplines within both the social sciences and humanities. To get access to the back issues of Society & Animals, please join as a Scholar or Professional Member.

Adams, Maureen B. Emily Brontë and Dogs: Transformation Within the Human-Dog Bond. Society & Animals, Volume 8, Issue 2. Pages 167 – 181.

Anderson, Marla V. and Antonia J. Z. Henderson. Pernicious Portrayals: The impact of children’s attachment to animals of fiction on animals of factSociety & Animals, Volume 13, Issue 4. Pages 297 – 314.

Armbruster, Karla. Crossing an Almost Unimaginable Border. Society & Animals, Volume 22, Issue 1. Pages 106 – 109.

Armstrong, Philip. The Postcolonial AnimalSociety & Animals, Volume 10, Issue 4. Pages 413 – 419.

Armstrong, Philip. Moby-Dick and Compassion. Society & Animals, Volume 12, Issue 1. Pages 19 – 37.

Beierl, Barbara. An Intercultural Understanding of How We Imagine Nonhuman Animal Others. Society & Animals, Volume 22, Issue 5. Pages 537 – 540.

Donovan, Josephine. Tolstoy’s Animals. Society & Animals, Volume 17, Issue 1. Pages 38 – 52.

Donovan, Josephine. Provincial Life with Animals. Society & Animals, Volume 21, Issue 1. Pages 17 – 33.

Fraser, John, Diana Reiss, Paul Boyle, Katherine Lemcke, Jessica Sickler, Elizabeth Elliott, Barbara Newman and Sarah Gruber. Dolphins in Popular Literature and Media. Society & Animals, Volume 14, Issue 4. Pages 321 – 349.

Malamud, Randy. Poetic Animals and Animal Souls. Society & Animals, Volume 6, Issue 3. Pages 263 – 277.

McHugh, Susan. Modern Animals: From Subjects to Agents in Literary Studies. Society & Animals, Volume 17, Issue 4. Pages 363 – 367.

McKay, Robert. Getting Close to Animals with Alice Walker’s The Temple of My FamiliarSociety & Animals, Volume 9, Issue 3. Pages 253 – 271.

Moreman, Christopher. On the Relationship between Birds and Spirits of the Dead. Society & Animals, Volume 22, Issue 5. Pages 481 – 502.

Morris, Michael C. Middle Earth, Narnia, Hogwarts, and Animals: A Review of the Treatment of Nonhuman Animals and Other Sentient Beings in Christian-Based Fantasy Fiction. Society & Animals, Volume 17, Issue 4. Pages 343 – 356.

Pakeman, Denise. Fact and Fiction: Reinterpreting Animals in a National Museum. Society and Animals. Society & Animals, Volume 21, Issue 6. Pages 591 – 593.

Parry, Jovian. Oryx and Crake and the New Nostalgia for Meat. Society & Animals, Volume 17, Issue 3. Pages 241 – 256.

Pyke, S. (2018). Reading Irish Nonhuman Animals. Society & Animals, 26(4), 437-440.

Shapiro, Kenneth and Marion W. Copeland. Toward a Critical Theory of Animal Issues in Fiction. Society & Animals, Volume 13, Issue 4. Pages 343 – 346.

Varga, Donna. Babes in the Woods: Wilderness Aesthetics in Children’s Stories and ToysSociety & Animals, Volume 17, Issue 3. Pages 187 – 205.

Updated January 2019

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