Panel 7: Animal Studies
“Dogs and Eco-Trauma: The Making of a Monster in White God”
Robin Murray (Professor of English and Women’s Studies and Film Studies Minor Coordinator, Eastern Illinois University) and Joe Heumann (Professor of Communication Studies, Eastern Illinois University)
“‘Neigh Way, Jose’: BoJack Horseman’s Rejection of Cute Animality”
James Cochran (Ph.D. candidate in English, Baylor University)
“‘We Were Being Changed and Made Part of Their World’: Complicating the Human and Animal with Phase IV”
Isaac Rooks (Ph.D. candidate, University of Southern California)
“Wilderness and Cat Protagonists in Turkish, American, British, and Italian Movies of the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries”
Fazila Derya Agis (Ph.D. candidate in Italian Language and Literature, Ankara University)
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