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Look up Anthony Nocella II at the Animal Rights Academys free lecture series in Toronto on October 31. Here’s some info you might need: “October 31/ 7 pm/rm SS 2105 (100 St. George St.) for the AR Academy. Dr. Anthony J. Nocella II, co-founder and... Continue reading »
Andy Stepanian, cofounder of the Sparrow Media Project and defendant in the landmark SHAC7 case, will be coming to New York University’s Kimmel Center on Tuesday, April 26th to speak on matters pertaining to contemporary activist endeavors. Specifically, he will reflect on his experiences and observations as... Continue reading »
Gene Baur Author and Co-Founder of Farm Sanctuary Book Signing and Talk April 13, 2011 7 to 8pm Moffett Hall 2125 SUNY Cortland, New York Continue reading »
Book Talk – Call to Compassion with Anthony J. Nocella II 3 to 5 Saturday, April 2, 2011 Brooklyn’s Restaurant 206 Richmond St Thorold, ON “Covering doctrine and the lived experience of the world’s religious practitioners, Call to Compassion is a collection of stirring and... Continue reading »
Dr. Melanie Joy presents: “Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs, and Wear Cows: An Introduction to Carnism” Monday – March 28, 2011 This slide show is based on the critically acclaimed book of the same name. In Why We Love Dogs…social psychologist Melanie Joy explains... Continue reading »
PETA Vice President Bruce Friedrich will kick off a series of “Is Eating Meat Ethical?” debates at Texas A&M University this Fall. Students and community members are encouraged to attend this debate. Continue reading »
July 7 saw the confluence of thousands of student progressives in Washington D.C. to share information and learn about progressive causes and strategy at the 2010 Campus Progress National Conference. Sadly, the wide array of campaigns presented at the conference by speakers, panelists, exhibitors, and students seemed to leave little room for animal liberation.
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Philosopher Tom Regan, Emeritus Professor, North Carolina State University, and author of many books on animal rights and on the ethicist G. E. Moore, will give two talks at Pennsylvania State University. Continue reading »
Bringing Academia and Community Activism together for Animal Liberation Tuesday, July 13, 2010 7PM to 9PM Brentwood Community Center, 2505 South Brentwood Brentwood, Missouri Join St. Louis Animal Rights Team (START) for a lecture by Laura Shields of the Institute for Critical Animal Studies (ICAS)... Continue reading »
On Saturday March 7th, join us at Wooden Shoe Books for an evening of discussion with Anthony J. Nocella II, co-editor of the exciting new volume Academic Repression: Reflections from the Academic Industrial Complex, out now from AK Press. Since 9/11, the Bush administration has pressured... Continue reading »
Friday Dec 4, 7PM @ Red Emma’s Join us for an evening of discussion with Anthony J. Nocella II, co-editor of the new volume Contemporary Anarchist Studies: An Introductory Anthology of Anarchy in the Academy, out now from Routledge. This volume of collected essays by... Continue reading »
1st Annual European Conference For Critical Animal Studies Animal(s) Matter(s) The Future of Critical Animal Studies This day conference will bring academics and activists together to consider future ways of addressing the radical implications of critical work on understanding and dealing with with other species... Continue reading »
Contemporary Anarchist Studies Wednesday Nov 4, 8 to 9 PM Wooden Shoe Books 704 South Street • Philadelphia, PA 19147 BOOK TALK BY THE EDITORS This volume of collected essays by some of the most prominent academics studying anarchism bridges the gap between anarchist activism... Continue reading »
Critical Animal Studies Fall 2009 Film Series Brock University, Canada SUPER SIZE ME Thursday Sept 24, 7:00 pm Thistle Hall 244 SHARKWATER Thursday Oct 8, 7:00 pm Thistle Hall 244 THE WITNESS Thursday Oct 22, 7:00 pm Thistle Hall 244 EARTHLINGS Thursday Nov 12, 7:00... Continue reading »