Category Archives: Animal theology

To Hear Us Talk

Robert Frost (from New Hampshire): On a Tree Fallen Across the Road (To Hear Us Talk) The tree the tempest with a crash of wood Throws down in front of us is not to bar Our passage to our journey’s … Continue reading

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Deborah Bird Rose

I just found this excellent presentation by Deborah Bird Rose, anthropologist, and author of books such as Dingo Makes Us Human: Life and Land in an Australian Aboriginal Culture.  It’s just under 45 minutes in length.  There are several other … Continue reading

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Humanimalia: a journal of human/animal interface studies

Here’s an online journal I just found, called Humanimalia, that looks quite interesting.

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A poem about bull terriers

[This “dog” poem by Wex Jones is a classic.  I’m unsure when it first appeared, but based on what I’ve been able to find online, it must have been before 1915.  I first saw it in a book titled The … Continue reading

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The clean horse of our courage

[NASA Image of the Day Gallery: “The Horsehead Nebula, embedded in the vast and complex Orion Nebula, is seen in this representative-color image from the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope in Hawaii.  The dark molecular cloud, roughly 1,500 light years distant, is visible … Continue reading

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There are no pure bodies: The monotheistic spiritual naturalism of Anne Conway, part 4

[… continued from last post] White, Carol Wayne, The Legacy of Anne Conway (1631 – 1679) : Reverberations from a Mystical Naturalism (Albany: State University of New York Press, 2008).  There is no nice way to say it: this is … Continue reading

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There are no pure bodies: The monotheistic spiritual naturalism of Anne Conway, part 3

[… continued from last post] ◊ Nye, Andrea, Feminism and Modern Philosophy : An Introduction (New York: Routledge, 2004).  Andrea Nye is an emeritus professor of philosophy whose work, like that of Jane Duran, is steeped in feminist theory.  In … Continue reading

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