On the 22nd June, Paul Keil will be giving a (non-pig) paper at School of Oriental and African Studies, London, for the 2nd SOAS Elephant Conference. The talk is titled Scaffolding the Elephant: Becoming domestic and living by the norms of the human world
On 3 June 2019 Paul G. Keil will give a lecture in the seminar series of the Institute of Ethnology of the Czech Academy of Sciences entitled: Piggers, pigdogs, and other pig- relations: a study of Australian hunting cultures at the feral pig-human interface. Time: 2 pm. Venue: Na Florenci 3, Prague 1.
On 16 May 2019 our team’s guest, Professor Jane Desmond, gave a lecture within Gellner Seminar series entitled: Medicine, Value, and Knowledge Across the Species Line: Contemporary U.S. Veterinary Medicine as Cultural Practice
We are happy to announce that Luděk Brož and Marianna Szczygielska of our team joined the ASF-STOP COST action. We are looking forward to acquiring new contacts and eventually insights into knowledge making and dissemination practices regarding the African Swine Fever (ASF) that structure, to a considerable degree, the modes of relating to and co-existing with wild boars.