Monkeys, Mules and Mockery: A Workshop on Animals and the Pejorative in Pre-Modern Texts

The Early Text Cultures Project invites you to join us at 5 pm on Friday 2nd of June at Mure Room in Merton College for a discussion of animals and negative depictions of nations, peoples and individuals.

The workshop will involve a series of short presentations followed by a roundtable dialogue:

The event is open to all, and we hope that attendants will bring enrich the discussion with the insights from other traditions and periods. The event will be followed by a wine reception.