Pig Out – Hogs and Humans in Global and Historical Context

RHN 90/2015 | Event

Organiser: Yale Program in Agrarian Studies

16–18 October 2015, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA

An International Conference at Yale University
Pig Out – Hogs and Humans in Global and Historical Context

The Yale Program in Agrarian Studies announces an international conference at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, on 16–18 October 2015 to examine the role of pigs in human society in comparative cultural and historical perspective.

Presenters will be drawn from around the world and across academic disciplines, including the natural, agricultural, and environmental sciences; the humanities; and journalists, activists, and public intellectuals.

The conference is open to academic researchers, students, farmers, and other professionals with an interest in human-animal relationships, past and present.

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Source: www.pig-out.org