Carol J. Adams
Carol J. Adams is the author of The Sexual Politics of Meat: A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory, now in a 20th anniversary edition from Bloomsbury. It has been translated into several languages including Turkish, Portuguese, Korean, Japanese, and German. She is also the author of Neither Man Nor Beast: Feminism and the Defense of Animals (1994), The Pornography of Meat (2003) and the co-editor of Animals and Women (1995), and The Feminist Care Tradition in Animal Ethics (2007) (both edited with Josephine Donovan). Her books Living Among Meat Eaters: The Vegetarian’s Survival Guide and How to Eat Like A Vegetarian even if You Don’t Want to Become One (co-authored with Patti Breitman) provide guidance on living and eating well as a vegan. Coming in the summer of 2014 is Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth, (with Lori Gruen). She has been a keynote speaker at academic conferences in the United States, Canada, Sweden, Great Britain, and Australia. She has published close to 100 articles in journals, books, and magazines on the issues of vegetarianism and veganism, animal advocacy, domestic violence and sexual abuse. She has shown The Sexual Politics of Meat Slide Show on more than 100 campuses throughout the world. She is working on a memoir of caregiving.