Christopher Harrington

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Author biography

Christopher Harrington is a cultural entomologist who specialises in the representation of bees in literature. He is particularly interested early thinking about honeybee intelligence, the concept of emotional rationalism, pest discourse, Victorian botany, Victorian entomology, Victorian Literature, anthropogenic hierarchies of animality (domestic, wild, feral), the history of animal rights, eugenics, emergentalism, bioethics, and scientific patriarchy. Chris also draws comics, teaches literature, and enjoys writing and reading fiction.