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Controversial bioethicist pounces on animals in art


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/controversial_bioethicist_pounces_on_animals_in_art_20070518

Bioethicist Peter Singer has received death threats for his views on incendiary topics such as infanticide and animals rights. Singer -- an Australian Jew who is considered to be one of the most influential living philosophers -- will lecture about how art depicts animals on May 24 at the Getty Center, in conjunction with the Getty Museum exhibition, "Oudry's Painted Menagerie."

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