ISAZ 2018

Claire Parkinson

Claire Parkinson is Professor of Film, Television and Digital Media and Co-Director of the Centre for Human Animal Studies (CfHAS) at Edge Hill University. Her research focuses on media, film and Critical Animal Studies; eco-media; American cinema; activism; and, film and politics. Her publications (as Claire Molloy) include the books Popular Media and Animals (2011), Memento (2010), Routledge Companion to Cinema and Politics (2016), American Independent Cinema: Indie, Indiewood and Beyond (2012) and Beyond Human: From Animality to Transhumanism(2012). Her forthcoming book (as Claire Parkinson) is Another Point of View: Anthropomorphism and Animals.