Tag Archives: Peter Singer

Open letter to animal rights writers

A renowned author of animal rights–themed books, speaking at an event four+ years ago, invited emailed ideas from the audience. Mine follows: Dear _______, I enjoyed hearing you speak […], so this is a response to your request for input … Continue reading

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Empathy for the Other – J. M. Coetzee’s The Lives of Animals

The term metafiction refers to fiction about fiction: reflexive fiction that incorporates a critique of or comments on its fictional status and/or the process of its composition. And so metafiction can tend to look like, or indeed be, fiction framed … Continue reading

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