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2010 CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS – NOMINATIONS FOR SCHOLARS – NOMINATIONS FOR AWARDS

11th Annual North American Conference for Critical Animal Studies

March 2 – 4, 2012
Canisius College
Buffalo, New York, USA

THEME:
From Greece to Wall St.: Global Economic Revolutions and Critical Animal Studies

As worldwide economies collapse and socio-political revolutions arise in response to education tuition increases, job losses, tax increases, land rights, and religious division, governments are collapsing only to be hijacked by corporations. In the US, national and transnational banks and financial institutions are being bailed out by the government, while common people are kicked out of their homes and fired from their jobs so corporations can save money. Simultaneously, global revolutionary fervor increases against corporations, banks, and corrupt financial institutions. People are demanding their rights and their nations back. The results of this backlash are police brutality and political repression toward activists worldwide. The theme of this year’s annual North American Conference for Critical Animal Studies is based on inquiry into how economic markets locally, regionally, nationally and globally affect nonhuman animals. (more…)

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CALL FOR PAPERS:

2010 THINKING ABOUT ANIMALS
10th Annual North American Conference for Critical Animal Studies
BROCK UNIVERSITY, Canada

 (Please distribute widely!)

The Department of Sociology at Brock University is issuing a Call for Papers for a conference on “Thinking About Animals” the 10th Annual North American Conference for Critical Animal Studies to be held March 31 and April 1, 2011 at Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.   This two-day conference will explore a variety of issues concerning the current and historical situation of nonhuman animals and interactions with humans.

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Abolition, Liberation and the Intersections of Social Justice

Hosted by the Institute for Critical Animal Studies

On April 10th, 2010, the 9th annual North American Conference for Critical Animal Studies will be held at the State University of New York, Cortland. The program includes a variety of workshops, awards and scholars ceremony, book talk and film screening, plenary session, and over 50 presenters from around North America. Table displays from various social justice organizations will be set up throughout the day. 

Click here to view the Conference Scedule

Click here for the Registration Form

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