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Beastly Modernisms

If modernism heralded a moment of socio-political, cultural and aesthetic transformation, it also instigated a refashioning of how we think about, encounter, and live with animals. Beasts abound in modernism. Virginia Woolf’s spaniel, T.S. Eliot’s cats, James Joyce’s...

European Summer School in Relationality

ASI and the University of Kassel have jointly requested applications and have chosen participants for a Summer School which will take place at the University of Kassel from July 28-August 4, 2019. “Relationality” has been a central approach to the development of...

Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics Summer School

Sixth Annual Oxford Animal Ethics Summer School on Humane Education Increasing sensitivity to animals and humans 21-24 July 2019, at St Stephen’s House, University of Oxford Can education make people more humane? Can empathy be taught? Are humans “naturally” violent?...

ASI-UIUC Summer Institute

The Animals & Society Institute and the Center for Advanced Study at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invite applications for the third annual Human-Animal Studies Summer Institute program for advanced graduate students and early career scholars...

Decolonizing Animals

Colonial politics and histories have shaped, and continue to shape, the contemporary worlds of humans and other animals. Languages, societies, cultures, species, landforms, ecosystems, waterways and climates all bear the marks of human imperialism, settlement,...