Speciesism, identity politics and ecocriticism: a conversation with humanists and posthumanists

Lucinda Cole, Donna Landry, Bruce Boeher, Richard Nash, Erica Fudge, Robert Markley, Cary Wolfe

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Abstract

An electronic conversation between 7 scholars from the fields of animal studies and early modern studies aimed at confronting "speciesism," and constructing what Cary Wolfe calls a "posthumanist theory of the subject."

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)87-106
Number of pages19
JournalEighteenth Century
Volume52
Issue number1 Special issue
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Keywords

  • animal studies
  • eighteenth century
  • posthumanism
  • speciesism

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Fudge, E.

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Cole, L., Landry, D., Boeher, B., Nash, R., Fudge, E., Markley, R., & Wolfe, C. (2011). Speciesism, identity politics and ecocriticism: a conversation with humanists and posthumanists. Eighteenth Century, 52(1 Special issue ), 87-106. https://doi.org/10.1353/ecy.2011.0004