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Troubling Species: Care and Belonging in a Relational World

About this issue

The categories and the types of care we assign are very often tenuous and troubled in nature. The articles in this volume explore some of the intricacy, ambiguity, and even irony in our perceptions and approaches to “multispecies” relations.

Content

The Cattle Guard

Etienne Benson considers the role that material interventions into the vernacular landscape play in solidifying our understandings of bodily difference across species.

The Road

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Cormac McCarthy, The Road portrays a father and son struggling to survive in a post-apocalytic world turned savage.

The Great Warming

The Great Warming is a three-part Discovery Channel television series on the effects of anthropogenic global warming. Narrated by Alanis Morissette and Keanu Reeves, it takes a trip around the world to reveal how climate change is affecting people's lives.