Reconfiguring Human and Non-Human: Texts, Images and Beyond (CfP, University of Jyväskylä, 29‒30 October 2015)

In recent years, scholars of different fields have turned their gaze to the complex relations between humans and non-humans. Theorists and thinkers of ecocriticism, animal ethics, queer studies, disability studies and numerous other disciplines have challenged the humanist notions that place (certain kinds of) human beings above all the “other” Read more…

The Foetus Goes Public – Images of the Unborn from the Middle Ages to the Twenty-First Century – Exhibition at Durham University’s Queen’s Campus

The Foetus Goes Public: Images of the Unborn from the Middle Ages to the Twenty-First Century An exhibition of the history of the public images of embryos and foetuses will take place in the Holliday Building at Durham University’s Queen’s Campus in Stockton-on-Tees from Friday 7th October until Friday 9th Read more…