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'A Flash Point in Inuit Memories': Hybrid Geographies and Sled Dog Killings

Professor Susan McHugh, University of New England, USA
Monday 29th April 2013 - 4:00pm
Council Chamber, Glamorgan Building

Public Seminar series hosted by the Environment Research Group.

Susan McHugh is Professor of English at the University of New England, USA.  All of her research and some of her teaching focus on literary, visual, and scientific stories of species. 

Along with publishing dozens of essays in peer-reviewed journals and edited collections, McHugh is the author of Animal Stories: Narrating across Species Lines (Minnesota, 2011), as well as Dog (Reaktion, 2004).  She serves as Managing Editor of the Humanities for Society & Animals, and she is a member of the editorial boards of Antennae: The Journal of Nature in Visual Culture, Animal Studies Journal, H-Animal Discussion Network, and Humanimalia: A Journal of Human-Animal Interface Studies.

The discussant will be Nickie Charles from the University of Warwick.