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   Lisa Gålmark



  Photo: Alexandra Eklöf Gålmark 2016


  Fakta om


Lisa Gålmark är författare, kulturskribent, debattör


och en av dem som lagt grunden för den svenska

 

diskussionen kring maktrelationer mellan människa


och djur. Hon har bland annat skrivit boken


Skönheter och odjur: en feministisk kritik av djur-


människa-relationen (2005) och den kritiska


artikelsamlingen När kultur blir natur (2013). Med


artiklar, böcker och föreläsningar i över


tjugo år har hon tagit kritiken av 


maktförhållandet mellan människor och djur


in i kultursfären på svenska. (Citat från event.)


  About

Cultural writer/author, researcher and debater; gender history and philosophy studies (MA 1996; 2001) from Uppsala and Stockholm university. Editor of Cultural Section and Debate, The Animals' Rights Magazine 1989 - 1999. Co-founder of Dog consulting with a gentle ideology (IMMI, 1988), Co-founder of Feminist Parents' Network (2004), Co-founder of the Stockholm Free Paper, Editor of Cultural Section, Columnist at the Metro paper 2001 - 2002, initiator and organizer of authors' visits, among others Astrid Lindgren, Eeva Kilpi, Peter Singer, Barbara Noske. Member of the Swedish Writers' Association, The Swedish Union of Journalists, The Guild of Publishers. Member of the PEN, a world association of writers, Swedish Centre.

   

Her influential book Skönheter & odjur (2005) is the first book in Swedish to analyze the fundamental relationship between humans and the category of animals, including the human oppression of human groups. The book employs historical and sociological perspectives, introducing and devoloping the issues of critical animal studies in general from feminist perspectives, presenting the concepts  of anthro-androcentrism, meatism and meat normativity, and hyperexploitation. In her work, the historical and current expression 'like 'animals'' ("som 'djur'") and  the role of the animal category in Aristotle's theory in Politics are deconstructed.

   

Author of essays and research about Lizzy Lind af Hageby (1996; 2014), ditto in Swedish and a drama about Olympe de Gouges (2013; 2016). Lisa Gålmark has brought the Swedish discussion about the power relationship between humans and animals into the  realm of human culture. Reviewer of non-fiction and fiction, speaker, editor, translator, author of books on vegetarian and vegan issues, critical  power perspectives in relation to 'animal' ethics, the economic, environmental, and climate crisis, and feminism. Editor and writer at Arimneste Anima Museum exhibiting reflections on literature, film and art




"Not what the text means but how

it can be reflected upon." J.W.







KONTAKT

 

 

Some interviews


MINERVA 2019

 

TIDNINGEN RE:PUBLIC 2017

 

LIZZY LIND AF HAGEBY TIDNINGEN VI 2016

 

TALKING TRUTH TO POWER 2016

 

DET INHUMANA ÄR...

FEMINISTISKT PERSPEKTIV 2015


DJURPARKER EXPRESSEN 2009

 

SVD ETOLOGI OCH KLIMAT 2009

 

CORA 2009

 

HAR KLIMATET ETT KÖN? MJV 2009


MILDEN 2007

 

FÖRFATTARE PÅ ABF 2005


SFT 2005

 

KULTURNYTT 2005

 

VEGO PÅ STAN SVD 2004

 

MANNA 2004

 

TIGER 2003

 

DARLING  2001


SVERIGES RADIO TOMAS GRANRYD 2001

 

SVT MALMÖ BAKGRUND SAMTAL OM HISTORISK AKTIVISM 2001


WENDELA AFTONBLADET 2001

 

GÖTEBORGS-POSTEN 2001


TIDSKRIFT FÖR HÄLSA 2000

 

SVT INGELA AGARDH 2000

 

K-WORLD PÅ RICHE 2000

 

SVENSK BOKHANDEL RABÉN & SJÖGREN 2000


ARBETAREN 1999


 

 

 

 







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