Dinesh Wadiwel: The Courage to Hear? Animals, Foucault and Parrhēsia

APPLE is pleased to announce an upcoming zoom event with Professor Dinesh Wadiwel, University of Sydney. Title: The Courage to Hear? Animals, Foucault and Parrhēsia Date & Time: Friday, February 12 at 4:00-5:30 PM EST Please note: The paper will be circulated in advance for a Q&A discussion format. Please contact Jishnu Guha-Majumdar (jgm12@queensu.ca) to
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book cover of Kyle Johannsen's Wild Animal Ethics

Symposium on Kyle Johannsen’s Wild Animal Ethics

APPLE is happy to sponsor a virtual symposium on Kyle Johannsen’s recent book Wild Animal Ethics: The Moral and Political Problem of Wild Animal Suffering.  The symposium will be held over Zoom, and a link will be posted, and distributed via email, a week before the event.  Friday April 9 from 11 AM – 2 PM (Eastern
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Animal Studies Speaker Series 2021

APPLE is sponsoring a monthly series of virtual talks in the winter term, 2021. January 15th – Diego Rossello, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile   February 12th – Dinesh Wadiwel, University of Sydney, Australia  March 12th – Margaret Robinson, Dalhousie University, Canada  April 15th – Yamini Narayanan, Deakin University, Australia  May 14th – Anat Pick, Queen Mary University
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Podcast The Animal Turn

APPLE is pleased to announce the launch of a new podcast, The Animal Turn, hosted by Claudia Hirtenfelder. The theme for season 1 is ‘Animals and the Law‘. The first four episodes are available: Episode 1 – Animal Rights with Will Kymlicka Episode 2 – Legal Subjects with Lesli Bisgould Episode 3 – Personhood with
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Transformative Interspecies Justice Workshop

Update: the workshop is postponed because of Covid-19 (no date set yet). The APPLE research group will be hosting a two-day workshop on “Transformative Interspecies Justice” here at Queen’s University in Kingston on June 12-13, 2020, co-organized by Julia Gibson and Will Kymlicka. We will explore projects from those working in animal ethics, animal politics,
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