By Susan McHugh
McHugh’s investigations into fictions of individuals hoping on animals in civic life—most evidently these of provider animal clients and feminine expert horse riders—showcase surprisingly glossy and human–animal sorts of intersubjectivity. yet more and more photo violence directed at those figures shows their ambivalent importance to altering configurations of species.
Reading those advancements with narrative diversifications of conventional spouse species family members in this interval— queer puppy memoirs and farm animal fictions—McHugh clarifies the intercorporeal intimacies—the perforations of species limitations now proliferating in genetic and genomic science—and embeds the illustration of animals inside biopolitical frameworks.
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Animal Stories: Narrating across Species Lines (Posthumanities) by Susan McHugh