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Patricia Denys, a 2018 CAF grantee, along with Mary Holmes, and Karlie Kawa, have joined together to create a beautiful magazine for animals. Patricia is an artist and photographer and is one of the publishers, creative director, and a writer for this magazine, called Animal Culture.
Lisa Hirmer is an interdisciplinary artist based in Guelph, Ontario, whose practice spans visual media, social practice, performance, art-based research and occasionally writing. She is primarily concerned with collective relationships, in communities and public spaces as well as within more-than-human ecologies.
Tom Regan (1938-2017) was the co-founder of CAF with his wife Nancy Regan. He was a philosopher, advocate of animal rights, and author of many books, including The Case for Animal Rights. Tom Regan taught at North Carolina State University for 34 years and gave many lectures. To learn more about his pioneering work, click below.