World History of Animals

- Closed project -
Understand, think, anticipate and give tools to grasp the profound changes that are taking place and which organize relations between humans and non-humans

Herein lays the challenge which comes not just from an intellectual wager or a mere university project. It is written in the environmental ecological urgency in which historians, and also philosophers, sociologists, literary scholars, geographers, and other SHS specialists must reinvest the City as it is built, and put forth their common knowledge, then order it to propose to other citizens, as well as experts, but rather as democratic actors of living together, shared amongst all living beings.

From this viewpoint and taking the future into account more than the past, this seminar will host specialists from animal studies in order to understand, think, anticipate and give tools to grasp the profound changes that are taking place and which organize relations between humans and non-humans, between all living beings, mineral, vegetable and animal, to which women and men belong.

Participants
  • Laurent Bihl (Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University)
  • Florence Burgat (CNRS INRA)
  • Marie-Claude Charpentier (Franche-Comté University)
  • Boris Cattan (Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University)
  • Éric de Mari (Montpellier University)
  • Arnaud Exabalin (Paris -Ouest Nanterre University)
  • Katherine Hornstein (Dartmouth College)
  • Christian Ingrao (CNRS)
  • Anne-Louis Le Cossec (Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University)
  • Véronique Le Ru (Reims University)
  • Jacques Leroy (Orléans University)
  • Erica-Joy Mannucci (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca)
  • Benedetta Piazzesi (École normale de Pise)
  • Violette Pouillard (Oxford University)
  • Alan Ross (Vienne University)
  • Peter Sahlins (Berkeley University)
  • Silvia Sebastiani (EHESS)
  • Pierre Serna (Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University)

Seminar by Véronique Le Ru, Pierre Serna and Malik Mellah

Activities

Study day

Les animaux colonisés

Journée d'étude | Vendredi 9 décembre
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Meeting

Perspectives sur l'histoire des animaux

Rencontre | Mardi 6 décembre
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Study day

Écrire l’histoire avec les animaux, principes et perspectives

Journée d'étude | lundi 20 juin 2022
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Study day

Animal montré, animal vu

Journée d'étude | Vendredi 10 décembre 2021
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Published at 25 October 2022