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Episode 101: Chimpanzee Rights with Jeff Sebo

Knowing Animals

Release Date: 01/14/2019

Knowing Animals 164: Is veganism morally required? With Bob Fischer show art Knowing Animals 164: Is veganism morally required? With Bob Fischer

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On this episode of Knowing Animals, we speak to Dr Bob Fischer. Bob is an Associate Professor in Philosophy at Texas State University and co-director of the Society for the Study of Ethics and Animals. We talk about his book The Ethics of Eating Animals: Usually Bad, Sometimes Wrong, Often Permissible, which was published by Routledge in 2020.

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Knowing Animals 163: Cannibalism in speculative fiction with Nora Castle show art Knowing Animals 163: Cannibalism in speculative fiction with Nora Castle

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In this episode of Knowing Animals, we are joined by Nora Castle. Nora is a PhD student in the Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies at the University of Warwick. We talk about her chapter “‘You Eat or You Die’: Sixth Extinction Cannibalism in Contemporary Speculative Fiction”, from the Routledge collection Interdisciplinary Essays on Cannibalism, edited by Giulia Champion.

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Episode 162: Reducing wild animal suffering with Kyle Johannsen show art Episode 162: Reducing wild animal suffering with Kyle Johannsen

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On this episode, we are joined by Dr Kyle Johannsen. Kyle is an adjunct associate professor of philosophy at Queen's University in Canada. We discuss his 2020 book Wild Animal Ethics, which was published by Routledge.

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Episode 161: Peppa Pig and Childhood's Attitudes Towards Animals with Lynda Korimboccus show art Episode 161: Peppa Pig and Childhood's Attitudes Towards Animals with Lynda Korimboccus

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On this episode of Knowing Animals, we are joined by Lynda Korimboccus. Lynda is a postgraduate anthrozoologist who has been recently appointed the Student Editor in Chief of the Student Journal of Vegan Sociology. We discuss her paper "Pig-Ignorant: The Peppa Pig Paradox. Investigating Contradictory Consumption in Childhood", which was published in the Journal for Critical Animal Studies in 2020.

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Episode 160: The Oxford Group and the Emergence of Animal Rights with Robert Garner show art Episode 160: The Oxford Group and the Emergence of Animal Rights with Robert Garner

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In this episode of Knowing Animals, we talk to Professor Robert Garner about The Oxford Group and the Emergence of Animal Rights, which was published by Oxford University Press in 2020. The book was co-authored with Yewande Okuleye.

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Episode 159: In Memoria Helen Marston show art Episode 159: In Memoria Helen Marston

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In this special episode of Knowing Animals we celebrate the life of Helen Marston by re-playing an episode recorded with Helen in 2020. Siobhan O'Sullivan is the guest host of this episode. 

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Episode 158: The Clean Pet Food Revolution with Alice Oven show art Episode 158: The Clean Pet Food Revolution with Alice Oven

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In this episode of Knowing Animals, we are joined by Alice Oven. Alice is a freelance writer on animal ethics and human/animal relationships, as well as Senior Editor at CRC Press (Taylor & Francis). We talk about her book The Clean Pet Food Revolution: How Better Pet Food Will Change the World, which was co-authored with Ernie Ward and Ryan Bethencourt, and published by Lantern Books in 2020.

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Episode 157: Precision livestock farming with Ian Werkheiser show art Episode 157: Precision livestock farming with Ian Werkheiser

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On this episode of Knowing Animals, we are joined by Dr Ian Werkheiser, an Associate Professor in Philosophy at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and the director of the Center for Collaboration and Ethics at the University. We talk about Ian’s paper “Precision Livestock Farming and Farmers’ Duties to Livestock”, which was published in the Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics as part of a special issue on “Engineering and Animal Ethics”, edited by Clare Palmer and Gary Varner

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Episode 156: What Comes After Entanglement? With Eva Haifa Giraud show art Episode 156: What Comes After Entanglement? With Eva Haifa Giraud

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On this episode of Knowing Animals, we are joined by Dr Eva Haifa Giraud. Eva is a senior lecturer in Media, Communications and Creative Practice at Keele University in the UK. We talk about her book What Comes After Entanglement? Activism, Anthropocentrism and an Ethics of Exclusion, which was published by Duke University Press in 2019.

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Episode 155: Brigid Brophy's 'A Felicitous Day for Fish' with Kim Stallwood show art Episode 155: Brigid Brophy's 'A Felicitous Day for Fish' with Kim Stallwood

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On this episode of Knowing Animals, we are joined by Kim Stallwood. Kim is an independent academic and long-time professional animal advocate. We discuss his chapter "A Felicitous Day for Fish", which was published in Edinburgh University Press's 2020 volume Brigid Brophy: Avant-Garde Writer, Critic, Activist, edited by Richard Canning and Gerri Kimber. We also talk about the Kim Stallwood Archive, which is a collection of research materials now housed at the British Library.

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This week on Knowing Animals I am joined by Dr. Jeff Sebo. Jeff is Clinical Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies and Director of the Animal Studies M.A. Program at New York University. We discuss his new book ‘Chimpanzee Rights’ which is published by Routledge. Jeff’s co-authors are: Kristin Andrews, Gary Comstock, G. K. D. Crozier, Sue Donaldson, Andrew Fenton, John Taylor, Syd Johnson, Robert Jones, Will Kymlicks, Letitia Meynell, Nathan Nobis and David Peña-Guzmán.

This episode of Knowing Animals is brought to you by AASA. AASA is the Australasian Animal Studies Association. You can find AASA on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/AASA-Australasian-Animal-Studies-Association-480316142116752/. Join AASA today!