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Maria Elena Garcia Receives Humane Society Course Award!

Submitted by Phillip S Thurtle on January 10, 2013 - 2:06pm
Maria Elena Garcia with cat

Let's celebrate the award for Maria Elena Garcia's class, “Violent Intimacies: Encountering the Animal,” Comparative History of Ideas Program, University of Washington. (Seattle, Wash.) 

The rubric of “violent intimacies” allows this interdisciplinary course to focus on the exploitative side of human-animal relationships from various viewpoints. The result is a rich intellectual and on-the-ground experience reflected in the accolades of faculty and students alike.