Animal Rights and Feminism: An Intersectional Approach

New York City Bar
Webcast
Animal Rights and Feminism: An Intersectional Approach 
Monday, November 16, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 

Program Fee:
Free for Members | $15 for Non-Members

Please Note: All attendees will receive an email confirmation including a zoom invite two hours prior to the program with details of how to access the webinar.

Description:
The webinar panel will discuss intersections in critical animal studies and feminism; how sexism and speciesism inform one another based upon interlocking systems of oppression; how feminist legal theory and approaches to law and social change including ecofeminism can be applied to animal law in order to spur alternative approaches and creative opportunities for collaboration; and select conceptual parallels in animal rights and women’s rights in legal, ethical and cultural contexts.


Moderator: 
Sejal Sanghvi, Secretary, Animal Law Committee


Panelists:
Sherry Colb, Professor, Cornell Law School
Lori Gruen, Professor, Wesleyan University
Robyn Hederman, Fellow, Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics & Member, Animal Law Committee
Angela Lee, Assistant Professor, Ryerson University Faculty of Law

Sponsoring Committee:
Animal Law,
Christopher Wlach, Chair


Where
42 West 44th Street New York, NY 10036 UNITED STATES

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