Panel on Animals in Political Theory

Thursday, February 7th, 6:00 p.m.

Location: Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Sq. South, Rm 204

RSVP: http://animalstudies.as.nyu.edu/object/asevent.20130207.animalspoliticaltheorypanel

This panel discussion will focus on two new books – Sue Donaldson and Will Kymlicka’s Zoopolis:  A Political Theory of Animal Rights, and Kim Smith’s Governing Animals:  Animal Welfare and the Liberal State.

Moderator
Jeff Sebo, Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow of Animal Studies and Environmental Studies, New York University

Panelists

Sue Donaldson, Writer
Will Kymlicka, Canada Research Chair in Political Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Queen’s University
Kim Smith, Director of Environmental Studies; Professor of Political Science and Environmental Studies, Carleton College