Lectures

Events

2015

Title Date Time Meeting Location
The Postcolonial Animal: Nature/Culture/Empire
Carla Freccero
May 7 4:00pm to 6:00pm Communications 120
Dancing Guinea Pigs and a Heroic Rottweiler: Animals, Culture, and Politics in Peru
María Elena García (Comparative History of Ideas and the Jackson School of International Studies, UW Seattle) and Tony Lucero (Jackson School of International Studies, UW Seattle)
Mar 6 7:00pm Henry Art Gallery Auditorium
Thinking with Cats
Lousia Mackenzie (French and Italian Studies at UW Seattle)
Feb 27 7:00pm Henry Art Gallery Auditorium
The Cow with Ear Tag #1389: Species, Place and Power in U.S. Animal Agriculture
Kathryn Gillespie (Geography & CHID, UW Seattle)
Feb 13 7:00pm Henry Art Gallery Auditorium
Animal Protection in the 21st Century: Finding Clarity in Our Tangled, Contradictory Relationship with Animals
Wayne Pacelle (CEO of the Humane Society of the US)
Jan 30 7:00pm Henry Art Gallery Auditorium
Welcome to Subirdia: Sharing our neighborhoods with wrens, robins, woodpeckers, and other wildlife
John Marzluff (School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, UW Seattle)
Jan 9 7:00pm Henry Art Gallery Auditorium

2014

Title Date Time Meeting Location
Cultural Death and Radical Hope
John Toews
Dec 3 7:00pm Kane Hall 130
Novelist Leonardo Padura Fuentes Oct 27 3:30pm TBD
The Postcolonial Animal: Nature/Culture/Empire
Neel Ahuja
Oct 23 4:00pm to 6:00pm Communications 120
CHID Student Thesis Presentations Jun 3 Allen Auditorium (in Allen Library North)
Pedagogy of Solidarity
Walter Ferreira de Oliveira
May 27 4:00pm Foege Auditorium (Room S-060) & Vista Café
CHID student to give TEDx Talk: "Sharing a Vision: Scientists and Animal Rights Activists Working Together" 
Sarah Olson, current CHID student
May 3 3:30pm TEDx live stream
Dangerous Crossings: Race, Species, and Nature in a Multicultural Age
Claire Jean Kim
May 1 6:30pm Kane Hall, Room 120
CHID Student Thesis Presentations Mar 11 Allen Auditorium (in Allen Library North)
Food Justice for Humans, Animals and the Environment
Lauren Ornelas
Feb 7 4:30pm Thomson Hall 101
Only Unity: Serbia in the Aftermath of Yugoslavia
Matt Lutton
Feb 6 6:00pm Allen Library Auditorium
Centering Animals in Latin American History
Zeb Tortorici and Martha Few
Jan 29 4:30pm to 6:30pm CMU 120

2013

Title Date Time Meeting Location
Empire of Masquerade: Crazy for “Mad” King Ludwig
Christina Wygant
Dec 5 6:30pm Frye Art Museum Auditorium
CHID Student Thesis Presentations Dec 3 Allen Auditorium (in Allen Library North)
From Ani­mal Rights to Ani­mal Stud­ies
Paul Waldau
Nov 7 4:00pm Sav­ery 359
The Social Skin: Humans and Animals in India
Naisargi Dave
Oct 30 4:30pm Thomson 101
The World in Washington
Dr. Anu Taranath
Oct 8 7:00pm Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College
CHID 490 & 491 Spring 2013 Senior Thesis Presentations Allen Auditorium (in Allen Library North), Tuesday, May 28th, 10:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thesis Presentations
May 28 10:30am to 5:00pm Allen Auditorium (in Allen Library North),
Sustaining Activism
Jeff Rubin and Emma Sokoloff-Rubin
Apr 18 12:00pm CMU 202