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