“Under the sun, everyday is a good day. Another good day, Fukumaru.”

Posted on Dec 30, 2012 in Animals & Plants & Stuff, Everyday Life

Misao and Fukumaru by Miyoko Ihara “‘We’ll never be apart!,’ says Misao to Fukumaru. Both of them live in a tiny world, with dignity, with mutual love. Still today, under the blue sky, Misao and Fukumaru work in the fields and in these natural surroundings, where they shine like the stars.” Beautiful.

"Under the sun, everyday is a good day. Another good day, Fukumaru."

Posted on Dec 30, 2012 in Animals & Plants & Stuff, Everyday Life

Misao and Fukumaru by Miyoko Ihara “‘We’ll never be apart!,’ says Misao to Fukumaru. Both of them live in a tiny world, with dignity, with mutual love. Still today, under the blue sky, Misao and Fukumaru work in the fields and in these natural surroundings, where they shine like the stars.” Beautiful.

My body’s plant and animal companion species

“Multispecies ethnographers are studying the host of organisms whose lives and deaths are linked to human social worlds. A project allied with Eduardo Kohn’s ‘anthropology of life‘—’an anthropology that is not just confined to the human but is concerned with the effects of our entanglements with other kinds of living selves’—multispecies ethnography centers on how a […]

My body's plant and animal companion species

“Multispecies ethnographers are studying the host of organisms whose lives and deaths are linked to human social worlds. A project allied with Eduardo Kohn’s ‘anthropology of life‘—’an anthropology that is not just confined to the human but is concerned with the effects of our entanglements with other kinds of living selves’—multispecies ethnography centers on how a […]

FARM animals

Farm: The second meeting of British Animal Studies Network in Glasgow, took place on Friday 16 November and Saturday 17 November 2012 at the University of Strathclyde. They’ve generously posted audio of all the talks: Welcome Erica Fudge (University of Strathclyde) [to listen to the welcome click here] Plenary 1 Henry Buller (Exeter University), ‘The One […]

New (old) books

Excited to receive reprints of these classic texts for one of the summer projects we’re working on: Full text Full text